Sarah Skilling has been with Michigan State University since July of 2007 and began working for the MSU Athletic Department in May of 2012.
As the Director of Donor Relations and Events, Skilling's main responsibilities include planning special events and experiences for Spartan Fund donors. She also works with internal and external groups and organizations on collaborative events related to MSU Athletics.
After graduating from MSU in 2000 with an advertising degree, Sarah worked at the Lansing State Journal for five years doing marketing, promotions, special events and community relations. She was also a special events coordinator for the MSU Federal Credit Union from 2005-2007. Before MSU Athletics, Skilling worked for the MSU Alumni Association and University Advancement departments from 2007-2012.
Skllling is a native of Rockford, Michigan. She played basketball and softball in high school and continues to enjoy playing organized sports.
Skilling resides in Haslett, Michigan, with her dog Parker.