Sarabeth was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and grew up with her family between Nunavut, New Brunswick, and Ontario. After graduating with an Economics degree from Dalhousie University, Sarabeth travelled to study French at the Université de Bourgogne in Dijon, France, where she developed a passion for languages and eventually moved to Spain, where she studied Spanish at the Universidad de Málaga.
Sarabeth has worked as a management consultant, and volunteered with several Indigenous organizations, including Tungasuvvingat Inuit, Nunavut Sivuniksavut, and Odawa Native Friendship Centre.
Today, Sarabeth is the President of the Toronto Inuit Association, supporting the local Inuit community as it grows. She also volunteers with the YWCA of Toronto as a board member. In addition to her volunteer work, Sarabeth is a Senior Policy Advisor with the Government of Ontario, is an active yoga teacher, and loves to spend time with her husband, Sean and dog, Oslo. Her passion for languages continues as she works to develop tools to support learning Inuktitut in an urban settings.