Sara brings more than 18 years of experience in human resources with firms large and small. As Managing Director of Human Resources, Sara leads and develops HR strategies and programs in support of the company’s organizational goals including recruiting & talent management, employee relations, culture and engagement, and career development and performance management.
Prior to joining Forum, Sara was with Ibotta, Inc., where she worked closely with internal teams on HR data analysis and reporting, careerpathing, talent management, compensation studies and co-created the company’s first diversity program. Before that, Sara held strategic HR roles at Egg Strategy, Factory Design Labs, and McClain Finlon Advertising.
Sara holds a B.A. in Art History and Studio Art with an emphasis in Photography & Painting from Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN, and a Certificate in HR Analytics from eCornell University. She also holds several HR certifications including SHRM-SCP (Senior Certified Professional); Corporate Social Sourcing Recruiting (CSSR) and Professional Recruiter Certification (PRC) from AIRS Training. Sara is Everything DiSC Workplace certified through Wiley Brand.
Sara lives in Denver with her husband and son, and enjoys volunteer work and mentoring underserved youth find careers in the creative and technical fields.