Sarah Dennis Phillips

Executive Director, Office of Economic and Workforce Development

San Francisco City Advisory Board Member

Sarah serves as a Senior Director at Tishman Speyer, where she leads a variety of projects through entitlement, permitting and construction; provides expertise in entitlement efforts across Tishman Speyer’s California portfolio; and coordinates state and local legislative and government interests. Prior to joining Tishman Speyer, Sarah held key real estate positions with the City & County of San Francisco, most recently serving as the Deputy Director of Development under Mayor London Breed where she managed the City’s interests in major public-private development projects and served as a key advisor on planning, land use and development issues. Sarah holds degrees from the University of Virginia and Harvard University in architecture, landscape architecture and urban planning.