Technical Manager | 3M United Kingdom Plc
Obsessed with STEM education and people development, Sarah loves connecting people and ideas to make things happen, with energy and creativity. After graduating Sarah wanted to use her scientific skills in a commercial environment so joined diversified technology company 3M. She has had a variety of technical roles including approvals administrator, technical service engineer, regulatory specialist and build project manager for a multi-million pound Customer Innovation Centre. Sarah has interacted with thousands of students including hosting work placements, supporting science and code clubs and organising STEM career events; she was instrumental in the development of 3M Careerwise and contributed to 3M’s Big Tick Education award in 2011. Sarah is part of 3M’s Technical Forum and Women’s Leadership Network; a passionate and determined advocate for diversity, mentoring and flexibility, she leads by example. She has recently taken on a junior technical management role, launched 3M Lean-In circles and started a family.