Olmsted County Announces Selection of Community Services Deputy Director

Olmsted County is proud to announce that Sarah Oachs has been selected as the Deputy Director of Community Services. Sarah has a Bachelor of Arts (BA) from Augustana University, a Master of Arts (MA) in Health and Human Services Administration from Saint Mary's University of Minnesota, and is a certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.

Sarah joined Olmsted County in 2012 and most recently served in Community Services as the Manager of the Continuous Improvement and Analysis team.  With over 10 years of management experience in the public and private sectors, she brings a strong background in continuous improvement, operations, strategic planning, and project management.  Sarah is a thoughtful, supportive, and an engaged leader that is passionate about creating services that impact people's lives. 

Sarah was born and raised in Minnesota.  She currently resides in Rochester with her husband, Dean and their two sons who attend Rochester Public Schools. In her free time, Sarah enjoys reading and spending time with her family.

Sarah will begin serving in this new role on June 12, 2017.