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Sara Saltzberg
Sara Saltzberg

Interim CPS Director

Center for Public Service




Ms. Saltzberg is the Interim Director of the Center for Public Service in the Mark O. Hatfield School of Government, in the College of Urban and Public Affairs at Portland State University. As Assistant Director, she oversees the Center’s operations, and she also participates in program design and delivery as a trainer, facilitator, and coach. Sara started at PSU in 2007, administering human resources, budget, and contracting for the Executive Leadership Institute. Prior to that, she worked for the City of Portland in the Diversity Development/Affirmative Action Office, Bureau of Human Resources, for five years.

Sara holds a B.A. in International Affairs and Hispanic Studies from Lewis & Clark College, and an M.A. in Education: Policy, Foundations & Administration from PSU. Her areas of specialization include talent development; instructional design for adult learners; diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace; and organization development. In 2018, Sara became a Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach.