As the staff assistant for the Office of Student Affairs, Sarah Banatoski serves as the first point of contact and source of information for students, faculty, administrators, and academic departments at the Graduate School. She advises on student affairs policies and procedures and assists in the planning, coordination, and delivery of high-profile events such as Orientation and Commencement. She collaborates closely with departments across GSAS and serves as the contact for third party vendors who provide services to GSAS and students as well.