Sarah Scott

Title: Fact Checker
Education: College of Arts & Sciences, University of Virginia, King's College, University of London
Location: North Carolina
Expertise: Home, Lifestyle, Health, Beauty
  • Sarah has multiple years of experience in research, editing and fact checking content for several digital brands covering subjects in health, home, lifestyle and travel including The Spruce Home, Real Simple and Verywell Health.
  • She has worked on a wide variety of direct response marketing materials for 14 years on subjects ranging from Science and History to Music and Art for companies such as Easton Press, Danbury Mint and the Postal Commemorative Society.
  • She previously worked at the Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts in Production where she edited hundreds of programs, artist biographies, contracts, and marketing materials.


Sarah has worked as an editor, writer, fact-checker, proofreader, and researcher for a variety of clients in print and digital publishing. She is also an experienced marketer, working across sectors, from health to humanities.


Sarah received a Bachelor of Arts in Music and Art History from the University of Virginia with additional study in Music Therapy and Musicology at the University of London.

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