Sarah McBride did her first stint as a campaign volunteer when she was 10 years old. At 25, she’s already been married and widowed and spends her time fighting for the most “fundamentally American” principle there is: making sure that “no matter who you are or who you love, you are judged on your merits and your skills, not on your identity.” Sarah is campaigns and communications manager for LGBT progress at the Center for American Progress Action Fund. To hear more about her story and her work, watch the video above.
Fusion is profiling 30 women, all 30 or younger, who will change the presidential election—fighting for causes as diverse as their backgrounds, each wielding power in a unique way. You can check out their stories here and talk about them with the hashtag #the30.