Sage is an experienced public affairs executive. Most recently, she served for more than ten years in the Global Public Affairs organization at AT&T. During her tenure at AT&T, she led federal, state and local campaigns to eliminate obstacles to emerging business objectives. She has broad experience in management, stakeholder engagement, comprehensive issues campaigns, state and local strategies, and strategic planning. During her tenure at AT&T, Sage was consistently among the top performers.
Prior to her career in Public Affairs at AT&T, she was the President and CEO of the Georgia Chapter of the Arthritis Foundation. She held this position for two years, where she worked to reduce the impact of arthritis on the lives of millions of adults and children in Georgia and increased funding by 50%. Her earlier career was in campaign politics, public and government affairs at the local, state and federal level. Sage has practiced law, led fundraising efforts for campaigns and non-profits and has lobbied the United States Congress.
Sage received her B.A. from Sewanee: The University of the South and her J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center.