Sarah’s introduction to technology started as a child coloring on computer punch cards, playing Oregon Trail, and programming Pong on a Commodore 64. She has over 20 years of experience working in the financial technology industry starting as a developer and is currently an Agile-Lean Organization Coach. Sarah is influencing the transformation of Northwestern Mutual, a Fortune 150 company, to be Agile and Lean through incorporation of the SAFe framework. She has a passion for cultivating transformational leaders and high-performing teams and is committed to delighting customers.
Sarah holds the following certifications: SAFe Program Consultant (SPC4), SAFe Advanced Scrum Master (ASM), Scrum Alliance certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), and Scrum.org certified Professional Scrum Master (PSM) certifications. Sarah works in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where she is actively involved in her school district’s STEM committee, knowing how important it is to be introduced to STEM early in life. She also enjoys international traveling, biking, skiing, and hiking with her husband and teenage son.