Staff Profile

Sara Bernal


West Sacramento Urban Agriculture Program Director

Sara Bernal is the Program Manager for the West Sacramento Urban Farm Initiative. With over four years of farming experience she now manages both the development of urban farms in West Sacramento and the programs pilot farm site 5th n C St Farms. Before working for Center for Land-Based Learning Sara owned and operated a two acre farm that supported a 25 member CSA, sold to restaurants, supermarkets and farmers markets.

She's lived all over the world but has called Northern CA home for the last 8 years. Sara received a BA in Cultural Anthropology and has trained extensively in Biodynamics that has led to a practice in working with nature and following natural rhythms. She enjoys traveling, writing, running and cooking for friends and family. Her dog Leche's gonna be famous someday.

"Do what you love and you'll never work a day in your life."