Deputy Director, Office of Performance and Data Analytics, City of Cincinnati
Sarah Mostafa is the Deputy Director of the City of Cincinnati’s Office of Performance and Data Analytics, where she oversees the City’s impact and performance teams. In her role, she oversaw the launch of the PolicyLab, the City’s first dedicated evaluation function, and the relaunching of the city’s performance management approach. She has spent the last several years supporting cities across the country in innovation and data governance and previously was an innovation fellow at the Harvard Government Performance Lab. She began her career as a management consultant where she partnered with cities and utilities to advance large-scale policies in emerging mobility, cleantech, and sustainability. Sarah holds a Masters in Public Policy from the University of Michigan and is a six-sigma green belt.