About Sarah Spang

Meet Sarah

Communications Leader at Sophia Transformative Leadership Partners



  1. Maximizer
  2. Strategic
  3. Activator
  4. Futuristic
  5. Ideation

“Sometimes the bravest and most important thing you can do is just show up.” – Brene Brown

Sarah joins the Sophia team after over eight years of experience in the economic development industry, particularly working with entrepreneurs and startups. It was during these years that Sarah was introduced to Sophia programming and attended numerous events, went through the Servant Leadership Essentials program, and changed her life in numerous, positive ways. Her never-ending journey continues as she is a doctorate student pursuing a Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA). Her research study focuses on leadership strategies within entrepreneurial ecosystems and intends to uncover new ways for ecosystem organizational leaders to better serve entrepreneurs and commit to their sustainable success. During this rigorous study time, Sarah has shifted many aspects of her life to fit her schedule and now serves Sophia as its Communications Leader. She is also an adjunct instructor with Moraine Park Technical College, teaching introductory computer and marketing courses. Sarah was born and raised in FDL and now lives in Madison, WI with her partner, Matt, and their two fur children.

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