Sara began her recruiting career in 1990, focusing exclusively in the biopharmaceuticals and life sciences sector since 1991. Her search work spans Board, CEO and other C-level positions across all functional areas with an emphasis on highly innovative, emerging therapeutics companies approaching their key inflection points.
Prior to Chartwell Partners, Sara was a Partner with Catalyst Advisors LP, a firm she joined at its inception in 2008. Earlier in her career, she was a member of the Healthcare Sector at Russell Reynolds Associates, specializing in senior-level recruitment for biopharmaceutical and medical technologies companies. Sara joined that firm in San Francisco in 1993 and helped open the Menlo Park office in 1995 prior to relocating to Washington, D.C. in 1996.
Sara is a member of the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association. She received her B.A. in Psychology from Bucknell University.
Sara is based in Philadelphia and serves clients throughout the U.S.