Sarah Okumu is wife to Wilberforce Okumu and co-founder of Living Water Ministries. She is a passionate gospel minister but also an experienced educationist and administrator. She holds a degree in Education and a Masters in Education Administration and Planing from Uganda Christian University. She is currently the Deputy head of Mbale High School.
She gave her life to Christ early in high school and has walked in obedience to the Lord since. Sarah was partly raised in the nation of Kenya and returned to Uganda to go to High School. She met Wilberforce in Kamuli during her first posting as a tutor and joined the same church. They got married in December 1991 and became ministry partners. Sarah and Wilberforce have three children, Billy Paul, Mitch and Mercy.
Sarah combines strong administrative and organizational qualities with her spirituality to bring to the ministry a formidable leadership role. She chairs the missions planning, oversees the worship department and lends support to the administration staff. Outside Living Water Ministries Uganda, Sarah is a trustee of EZRA which runs Kings Primary School for needy kids in Bunambutye district and seats on the Board of LivingStone University.