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Sarah Laskin

National Geographic Society


Sarah Laskin is Vice President and COO for Mission Programs at the National Geographic Society. Through the Mission Programs Special Projects group, she oversees the Explorers Program, including the Society’s relationships with the Explorers-in-Residence, the NG Fellows, and the Emerging Explorers, and key program initiatives such as the Enduring Voices Project and Genographic. She is also a member of the Society’s Conservation Trust, a grant-making committee which supports conservation of the world’s biological and cultural diversity.