Sarah Wrightsman


Sarah Wrightsman serves as Executive Director of the Workforce Housing Coalition of the Greater Seacoast and Housing Planner for the Regional Economic Development Center.

Wrightsman has been named to the Union Leader’s “40 Under Forty” (2020), New Hampshire Magazine’s “It List” (2019), and Seacoast Media Group and Catapult Seacoast’s “10 to Watch” (2019). In 2018, Wrightsman was honored as Civic Leader of the Year at the Rising Star Awards by Stay Work Play and NH Public Radio. Wrightsman is a graduate of the Leadership Seacoast Class of 2019.

Wrightsman is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire and has a master’s degree in Public Policy from the Carsey School of Public Policy. During her graduate studies, Wrightsman served as a fellow for New Hampshire Listens, a civic engagement initiative out of the Carsey School.

Wrightsman is also the co-host of Creative Guts, a podcast focused on the pursuit of creativity. Wrightsman lives in Durham with her husband, Aaron, and their rabbit, Luna.