Sarah graduated with an Honours degree in Horticulture from Wye College in 1983. She is a registered member and current Chair of the Society of Garden Designers, a member of the Chartered Institute of Horticulture and Trustee of the Kent Gardens Trust. She has designed, maintained and overseen work on a variety of private gardens, commercial projects and historical recreations both in the UK and abroad. Her long career has included Head of Faculty for Horticulture and Garden Design, a University lecturer and writer on Garden Design, Garden Management and History. Sarah specialises in creating gardens in harmony with their setting; the practical and long-term management scheme is a necessary part of the creative process.