Sara Griffin is Associate Principal Librarian of the New York Philharmonic. She originally joined the Orchestra as Assistant Principal Librarian in September 2009. A native of Springfield, Missouri, Griffin earned a bachelor of music and a doctor of musical arts degree in oboe from the University of Missouri-Kansas City, and a master in music degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Previous library associations have included positions with the National Symphony Orchestra, Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra, and Kansas City Symphony. Sara is a member of the Major Orchestra Librarians’ Association having served on various committees of that organization.