Sarah Brand joined the HBA in September 2014 and serves as the executive assistant to CEO Laurie Cooke. Sarah provides executive level support in a one-on-one working relationship with the organization’s CEO. She also serves as a liaison to the board of directors and senior management teams.
Prior to joining the HBA, Sarah held several management and officer roles within the banking industry for over a decade. She gained extensive experience with working with C-suite executives and bank board members in her last role. Sarah earned a bachelor of arts in integrative studies with a concentration in international studies and a minor in global systems from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia.