Sarah Gibbens is a writer at National Geographic.
She is interested in how changing environmental conditions impact people and animals, and is fascinated by ancient cultures.
Prior to working at National Geographic, she was a producer at National Journal, where she covered politics. Before moving to Washington, D.C., she covered state and local politics for a local San Antonio newspaper.
She graduated from the University of Texas at San Antonio in 2015, where she was the editor-in-chief of her university newspaper. The San Antonio Association of Hispanic Journalists and the National Association of Hispanic Journalists recognized her in 2013 and 2014 respectively.
In her free time, she enjoys traveling, eating real Mexican food, and listening to live music. She aspires to be outdoorsy.