As Vice President of Events, Sara is responsible for creating and executing the prestigious Cleantech Forums and Cleantech Focus events across the globe. Sara works closely with a wide range of industry leaders to make sure that each event promotes thought leadership and convenes the leading innovators and executives. Prior to leading the Cleantech Group events, Sara served as head of Cleantech Group's client services team. Sara has over ten years of client relations management expertise. She has helped a wide range of companies successfully launch new products, programs, websites, and events. She honed her client relationship skills as the leader of the interactive producers at Boston Interactive and as a senior team member at GetActive (merged with Convio), a software-as-a-service company providing CRM tools to nonprofits. Sara has also worked as an account director at Ogilvy Public Relations. Sara started her career as a microenterprise and healthcare lobbyist in Washington, DC. She holds a Masters and a BA from Washington University in St. Louis.