Vice President

Over the last 18 years, Sara DeWitt has worked at the forefront of new digital platforms, in an effort to be everywhere kids are: from websites and mobiles apps to streaming video, augmented reality, 3D-rendered experiences, and wearable technologies. As VP of PBS KIDS Digital, she oversees the Kidscreen- and Webby-award winning, PBS KIDS streaming video services, the PBS KIDS portfolio of educational apps, and the PBS KIDS for Parents digital experiences. She was named one of the top 42 Women Leading in Education by the USC Rossier School of Education in 2014, and one of the Top Women in Digital by Cynopsis Media in 2016 and 2017. Before her career in public media, DeWitt worked as a preschool teacher and studied media habits of children in rural areas. She holds a BA and an MA in English from Stanford, with a certificate from the Children, Society, & Public Policy curriculum. She is a military spouse who has moved with her husband and two sons 4 times in the last 5 years.