Sarah has wide-ranging leadership experience gained through almost 20 years of general management and CEO roles in both not-for profit and commercial environments, including as CEO of the trans-Tasman APN Magazine Group, where she was responsible for a number of the country’s leading media brands. Sarah has played table tennis for both England and NZ and holds multiple national titles. She was a Director of Sport NZ for 6 years, founding Chair of the international Katherine Mansfield Society, and is a founding Trustee of the Auckland Writers Festival, which she Chaired for seven years. She currently serves on the Board of the Auckland War Memorial Museum.