Sara is a seed-stage investor in consumer startups at Maven, where she works with more than 20 companies in the Maven portfolio and manages the Maven mentor network. Before joining Maven, Sara ran early-stage startup programming at The Idea Village, an entrepreneurship engine in New Orleans. While at The Idea Village, she built and managed a team of more than 40 employees, contractors and mentors to deliver direct services to more than 1,200 companies.
An enthusiastic supporter of entrepreneurs, Sara launched her own business in 2014 to help founders and investors launch and build networks that help startups thrive. She shares some of these experiences in her TEDx talk.