As VP of Cooperative Affairs for BECU, Sara leads the group charged with protecting and enhancing BECU’s reputation. Her focus is on building engagement with employees, members, media, non-profits and community partners. Sara also serves on the board of directors for Habitat for Humanity SKC, and she manages a small, specialty consulting practice, Alchemy Communications, focused on leadership development and change management for US and UK businesses.
Sara’s background includes three decades of marketing and communications, primarily for financial institutions and outdoor organizations in the US and UK. She graduated from Whitman College in Walla Walla, WA, with a BA in psychology, and post-graduate study at the University of Cambridge in Cambridge, England.
When away from work, Sara can be found traveling the globe with her husband, Jeffrey, or hiking with her border collie, Ben