Sara is Co-founder/Director of Operations as well as a contributor to the Lightbox Leadership blog. Sara’s articles revolve around leadership and learning opportunities she sees in her day-to-day interactions, as she believes leadership is a choice not a position you are given at work.
Sara has 16 plus years of business experience, having spent the majority of her career as an Investment Manager and Performance Analyst in corporate financial and asset management firms. The common thread throughout her career has been her dedication to operational and systems excellence to deliver high quality internal and external customer engagements. She has received special praise, awards and recognition for consistently demonstrating leadership in non-managerial positions.
Business Approach & Style
Sara is gifted to have a strong analytical mind and a strong design aesthetic, which consistently results in advanced and comprehensive solutions. This gives her unique abilities to create and hone high quality end user experiences, which is a cornerstone of the Lightbox Leadership client experience.
Her diverse professional background coupled with demonstrated leadership on high risk, high profile projects enables her to provide Lightbox Leadership the operational excellence and performance demanded by a growing consulting firm. Sara’s creative ability to deftly incorporate systems thinking into all operational processes, enables Lightbox to deliver an unparalleled customer service experience to our corporate and private clients. Sara takes great pride in making each client feel as if they are our only client, and in making herself available to every individual involved in our coaching programs.
Education, Training & Certifications
Sara has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with an Emphasis in Finance from the University of South Dakota and an Associate of Applied Science in Interior Design, from Harrington College of Design. Sara is a LEED AP holder and helps keep sustainability at the forefront of our business decisions. She is committed to growing and learning across a wide variety of topics on a daily basis and applying this knowledge to continually push our organization forward.
Sara believes in having a positive impact in the world and Lightbox Leadership is one vehicle that allows her to make a difference in the lives of others.
Advanced details on her career are available on LinkedIn.