Sara Asad

Sara Asad-Pursley
Senior Project Manager 

Sara Asad-Pursley is a Sr. Project Manager for Providence’s Well Being Trust. In this role, she helps lead quality and access improvement projects in areas such as substance use support, suicide prevention and depression response. Additionally, she coordinates and leads several cross-organization focus and affinity groups for behavioral health topics.

In her 10 years at Providence, Sara has gained a variety of experience in information systems – starting as a QA Analyst, to a Telehealth Analyst, to a DIG Operations Manager, and Business Process Manager on the ServiceNow team. Each position has provided her with a stronger understanding of health care information systems.

She earned her medical degree from the Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara and New York Medical College, and a bachelor’s in neuroscience at the University of California – Riverside.

When she’s not working, Sara loves to explore new recipes, read, and tries to keep up with her boys. She also enjoys spending time meeting new people, hearing their stories, and building empowering communities.