Sarah is an experienced Commercial Director who has held leadership roles within the Higher Education and not for profit sectors. Having held three voluntary Non-Executive Director roles, Sarah has extensive experience of operating at Board level.
In Sarah’s current role she has responsibility for Residential and Commercial Development at the University of Exeter. This involves managing the portfolio of c. 5500 bedrooms, setting commercial strategy to achieve income generation targets, event sales and delivery, marketing, business improvement and overseeing the commercial lease portfolio which includes High Street brands.
Sarah lives in Exminster with her husband Colin and has two grown up children, Katie and Ben. As much as she loves her work and volunteering roles, she’s at her happiest when surrounded by her family or walking in the lovely Devon countryside with Colin and their Cavapoo Archie.
Sarah is a trustee on the board of Hospiscare Shops Ltd.