Sarah Roethlinger

Executive Director

Sarah Roethlinger serves as the Executive Director for Youth Focus, an affiliate of Alexander Youth Network. Sarah started at Youth Focus in 2011 as a counseling intern in the outpatient office. Before joining the team at Alexander she was the Supportive Housing Program Director for Youth Focus. She supervised several programs that serve youth experiencing homelessness including Act Together, The Transitional Living Program and My Sister Susan’s House. She is a rostered Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapist and uses her expertise to help youth and staff who support our programs feel safe.

Sarah has served as Board Chair of the Guilford County Continuum of Care and serves on the Executive Committee which helps support those experiencing homelessness in Guilford County. Sarah is a volunteer with GRAWL, Greensboro Arm Wrestling League, which supports local non-profits. She is a native to Greensboro, NC where she and her husband, Erik, live with their two children and they enjoy hiking on the local trails and finding the best local vegetarian/pescatarian cuisine.

FAVORITE SUPERHERO

Wonder Woman

FAVORITE DESSERT

Maxie B’s All American Chocolate Cake

FAVORITE KID'S MOVIE

Moana