Corvallis Junior First Citizen, Corvallis Chamber of Commerce, 2004
"State Rep. Sara Gelser of Corvallis is a mother of four and an up-and-comer in the Oregon Legislature, one of the under-35 set who emerged in her first session as a strong voice for children's health issues, already a leader in her caucus and one of its most passionate progressives." Julia Silverman, Associated Press in "Voter gender gap shapes Oregon races," 5/7/2008.
"Gelser has been an accessible and accountable leader." Corvallis Gazette Times, Editorial, 10/19/2006
"I experienced Sara not as a politician, but as a person who genuinely wants to make a difference in her community." Bob Hazelton