Director General, Chief Operating Officer

Sarah Homer

Biography

Sarah was appointed as Director General Chief Operating Officer at Defra in January 2019.

Prior to joining Defra, Sarah has spent over 25 years working in local government and the private sector. Most recently, Sarah was Managing Director of Local Government Shared Services and prior to that, Chief Operating Officer of Havering Council.

Director General, Chief Operating Officer

Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs

Previous roles in government

  • Interim Director General for Strategy and Change