Sarah Bernard joined the White House as Director of Online Engagement in April 2010 and currently serves as Deputy Director for the Office of Digital Strategy. Prior to this role, she was most recently the CEO of Barrington Interactive, a network of more than 20 local television station sites funded by Bob Pittman’s Pilot Group. Prior to Barrington, Bernard held numerous internet leadership roles including, the founding President of IAC’s 23/6, the first General Manager of The Huffington Post, VP and General Manager for AOL’s first line extension, AOL for Small Business, and Director of Business Development at washingtonpost.com.
A native of Rancho Palos Verdes, California, Bernard received her BA in English from UCLA and her MBA from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at NYU.
Sarah Bernard's Posts
- December 11, 2011 at 2:17 PM EDT
President Obama joined Vice President Biden and Dr. Jill Biden for the 112th Army Navy Game on December 10, 2011 at FedEx Field.
- October 18, 2011 at 7:20 PM EDT
On Thursday, October 20th, the White House will host a special "Open for Questions" conversation about the Pathways to Opportunity Report and the American Jobs Act. Submit questions now and tune in on the 20th at 5:30pm ET.
- October 4, 2011 at 10:26 AM EDT
Do you have a question about Let's Move!, the First Lady's initiative to end childhood obesity? Ask it here.
- September 21, 2011 at 1:10 PM EDT
El miércoles, 28 de septiembre, el Presidente Obama contestará sus preguntas durante una mesa redonda titulada “El Presidente Obama te Responde” desde la Casa Blanca con la participación de Yahoo!, MSN Latino, AOL Latino y HuffPost LatinoVoices.
- September 21, 2011 at 12:01 PM EDT
On Wednesday, September 28, President Obama will take your questions during a live, Open for Questions roundtable with Yahoo!, MSN Latino, AOL Latino and HuffPost LatinoVoices.
- September 8, 2011 at 7:00 AM EDT
Immediately following the President's address to Congress, stay tuned for a live panel with White House policy experts who will answer your questions about key issues in the speech in a special edition of "Open for Questions."
- June 29, 2011 at 1:00 PM EDT
President Obama's National Strategy for Counterterrorism, which was presented June 29, 2011 by John Brennan, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism in a speech at SAIS.
- June 13, 2011 at 6:55 PM EDT
The White House gathered together twenty-four financial journalists for an in-depth discussion on economic policies at the first Personal Finance Online Summit.
- May 9, 2011 at 10:28 AM EDT
On Wednesday, May 11, CBS News will conduct a special Town Hall on the economy with President Obama. Now's your chance to submit questions.
- April 13, 2011 at 12:51 PM EDT
Watch and engage in the President's fiscal speech today, April 13, at 1:35pm ET on whitehouse.gov/live. And stay tuned after, as the National Economic Council's Brian Deese will take your questions.