Rose to fame first competing on Survivor: Cagayan, the twenty-eighth series of the popular reality show. She would reprise her appearance on the thirty-fourth season of the show, Survivor: Game Changers.
She was working as a police officer when she joined the cast of Survivor.
She is known on Twitter by the handle sarahlacina.
Originally from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, she later lived in Marion.
On Survivor: Cagayan, she competed with winner Tony Vlachos.