Sarah McLaughlin is director of admissions at Startup Institute. Her background includes senior management roles in industry-leading organizations focused on advancing the field of education. She has directed and motivated teams of 10 to 100; hiring ambitious team players who are successful in fast-paced environments. Sarah has been recognized for developing key relationships, leading high-functioning teams, and inspiring collaboration.
While one of her first roles lasted 12 years at EF Education First, the next wave of Sarah’s career has been in the startup space where she has been for the last 12 years. Her most recent roles have been at startup and growth-stage companies in operations and recruitment, including edtech at Ellevation. She is a long-time resident of Boston's South End and received her BA from St. Lawrence University.