Sarah Horn

Chief Impact Officer

Biography

Sarah Horn has spent her entire career in higher education, focused specifically on strategies that drive student success and improve student outcomes. For more than 15 years she has created, implemented, and managed student retention solutions at dozens of colleges and universities across the country.

From 2013-2016, Sarah led the Retention Services division at Helix Education, and her team coached thousands of students. They saw up to a 5 percent annual retention improvement at their university partners. At Altius Schools, she managed the retention division for associate degree-seeking students. Under her guidance, students successfully transferred or graduated at a rate of 65 percent – compared to a national benchmark of 28 percent. At the beginning of her career, Sarah was a Success Coach at InsideTrack and eventually led one of the largest teams in the company.

Sarah has been invited to present her work at Educause, APSCU, UPCEA, NSSR, and CampusTech.