Sarah is Director of Growth & Communications at RIoT, directly supporting sponsors, architecting RIoTs and partner events, leading marketing and communication efforts, and supporting RIoT’s mission of capturing and growing the IoT market sector. In her spare time, she is the sole owner of the award-winning digital media firm Reify Media, and she teaches communication workshops to engineering students at NC State.
Prior to joining RIoT, Sarah was a full-time entrepreneur with Reify Media. Sarah was also a lecturer at NC State, teaching technical writing to engineering and business students. Sarah started her career developing technical documentation for a wide range of stakeholders as a software manual writer for IBM and a program manual developer for the State of North Carolina’s Council for Women. She earned both her MS in Technical Communication and PhD in Instructional Technology from NC State University.
Sarah is passionate about supporting RIoT’s sponsors and sharing IoT innovations and applications with the world. She’s a self-described book nerd, fairweather jogger, zealous coffee drinker, and big fan of Raleigh, where she lives with her husband, Matt, and young son, Sawyer.