Sarah Buszka


Sarah J. Buszka is a public servant in higher education. From starting her career in brain imaging research, to leading a portfolio of six critical infrastructure & cyberinfrastructure services at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, to serving as a trusted advisor and strategic partner within Stanford University's schools and departments on technology strategy - she thrives in the higher education ecosystem.

Serving as the Chair of the EDUCAUSE Young Professionals Advisory Committee (YPAC), Sarah is committed to building a world where young professionals are necessary strategic partners in the business of higher education IT.

Sarah is pursuing her Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree at Cornell University, and expects to graduate in December 2024. She received her B.S. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Psychology, Neurobiology, and Russian Language & Literature.

EDUCAUSE Publications

  • Strategies for Navigating the EDUCAUSE Top 10
    • Multimedia
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    Hosts Wes and Sarah speak to Susan Grajek from EDUCAUSE and Joseph Caudle from the University of Notre Dame about how young professionals can leverage the insights from the annual EDUCAUSE Top 10 to address institutional challenges and shape the future of higher education.

  • Trailblazing a Modern Path to CIO
    • Multimedia
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    Finding a path to a leadership role can be daunting. In this episode, hosts Sarah and Wes speak with two young professionals who have forged a path to the CIO position and discuss how they got there.

EDUCAUSE Presentations