Sara completed a Bachelor of Performing & Screen Arts at UNITEC in Auckland and has worked on both stage and screen, movies and television and also worked as a presenter and voice over artist. Sara works both in NZ and overseas. Her movie and television roles include leads, supporting and guest appearances. Sara has been nominated for film and television awards multiple times and in 2011 Sara won Best Supporting Actress in a Feature Film at the Aotearoa Filma and Television awards for her role in Matariki. That year she was also a finalist for Best Lead Actress in a Feature Film for her role in The Insatiable Moon.