Meet The Staff

Center Manager: Sara Martin - smartin@uso.org.

Sara started her journey with the USO in 2016 at Fort Belvoir Warrior and Family Center in Virginia. After a few years, Sara had the amazing opportunity to travel to Baumholder, Germany where she transitioned over as the USO’s Center Operations Manager. Growing up in an Air Force family, she is familiar with the military lifestyle and has lived in various parts of the world. She received her bachelor’s Degree in Social Work and loves traveling, the beach, and anything outdoors!

Center Operations Manager: Alysa Stratman - astratman@uso.org.

Alysa is a military spouse and comes to us from Hawaii. She previously served as the Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator for the Hawaiian Humane Society, where she managed a staff, team of volunteers, and multiple large programs. She even helped lead and facilitate a Youth Council there as well! Alysa and her husband have two beautiful Australian Shepherds and enjoy traveling and outdoor activities.

Center Operations Specialist: Jessica Haghverdi - jhaghverdi@uso.org

Jessica is a military spouse of over 21 years and comes to us from Singapore where she worked at the Singapore International school as the Advancement Executive. There she managed the donations and the daily operations of the department. Jessica graduated from Penn State world campus with a Master’s in Human Resources. She enjoys the challenge of solving the needs of her fellow co-workers/customers. Jessica enjoys spending time with her family traveling around Europe, exploring new towns, and trying new foods.