Media Relations Specialist
As a media relations specialist with Walker Sands, Sarah develops compelling pitch angles, drafts bylines and other content, and secures top-tier media coverage for her clients in the enterprise software and professional services industries.
By cultivating strong reporter relationships, Sarah has secured media coverage for her clients in The Wall Street Journal, BBC, Bloomberg BNA, Fortune and more.
Prior to joining Walker Sands, Sarah worked as part of the communications team at Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo, where she assisted with managing the zoo’s website, blog and social media channels. Sarah earned her bachelor’s degree, cum laude, in advertising and public relations from Loyola University Chicago.
If you’re in a rush, don’t mention anything Harry Potter related. Sarah will gladly sit you down anywhere or anytime for a book club discussion surrounding J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world.
Can the whole Harry Potter series count? If I had to choose one, I would say Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince.
Loyola’s beach because it’s always peaceful and never crowded.
I’m not a big coffee drinker. I’d have to say Garrett’s!
I’m a big fan of The Rolling Stones. Fingers crossed that I can see another one of their concerts before they retire.
I’d live in Oregon. I’ve never been there but it seems to be filled with waterfalls, hot springs, mountains, and adventure.