Sarah H. Schulte

Sarah H. Schulte


  • General Counsel
  • Secretary to the Board of Trustees
  • JD, University of Michigan
  • BA, Western Michigan University


Sarah H. Schulte serves as general counsel at Michigan Technological University and secretary to  the Board of Trustees.

Schulte comes to Michigan Tech from the University of Washington (UW) Division of the Washington State Office of the Attorney General, where she has served in various roles. At UW, Schulte advised the Board of Regents, president, and provost on a wide variety of legal issues and managed all attorneys and staff in the Washington State Office of the Attorney General’s UW Division. In private practice, Schulte primarily engaged in civil defense litigation with a specific emphasis on school law, public entity defense, employment law, complex litigation, and commercial defense. A native Michigander, Schulte received her bachelor’s degree in political science from Western Michigan University and her juris doctorate from the University of Michigan.