Sara Bayless

Sara Douglass Bayless, PhD
Senior Researcher p. 303-839-9422 ext. 149

Sara Bayless is a Senior Researcher and has been with OMNI since August 2016. Sara leads a statewide evaluation of substance abuse prevention programs and provides analytic support to a variety of other research and evaluation projects. Prior to OMNI, Sara was a postdoctoral research fellow at Arizona State University, where she specialized in intervention programming among ethnic/racial minority youth and advanced statistical methods. Sara received her doctorate in Applied Developmental Psychology from Fordham University. She serves on the editorial board for the Journal of Youth and Adolescence and is a partner with Social Venture Partners - Denver. In her spare time, Sara enjoys running, hiking, and biking in the mountains of Colorado.