Academic Affairs

Sarah Engeler-Young '91

Engeler-Young, Sarah 2021 headshot

Sarah Engeler-Young

Assistant Director of the Hendrix-Murphy Programs in Literature and Language Bertie Wilson Murphy Building (501) 336-5057 (501) 450-3837


Sarah Engeler-Young '91 has been with the Foundation since 2005, serving first as Office and Building Manager and now as Assistant Director. Her primary duties include mentoring the development of student cocurricular projects, publicizing the availability and scope of Hendrix-Murphy funding to faculty and students, and assisting with project tracking and assessment. A Little Rock native, Sarah graduated from Hendrix with degrees in Sociology and Theatre Arts and holds an MA in Theatre and Drama from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She has taught theatrical history and dramatic literature in the Hendrix Theatre Arts and Dance department and is a past winner of the Hendrix-Murphy Alumni Playwriting Contest.

Academic Background

  • B.A., Hendrix College, 1991
  • M.A., University of Wisconsin–Madison, 1995