Sarah is passionate about entrepreneurship, business, tourism and academia and is eager to share her educational and work experiences in research, marketing, leadership and community development to assist business
development and enhance her teaching effectiveness. She completed her PhD from Bournemouth University (BU) in the United Kingdom (UK), was the recipient of a fully funded BU Studentship and was recognized by the
Institute of Travel and Tourism as a PhD Student of the Year at the UK Houses of Parliament. Sarah also holds a Master of Business Administration Degree in Community Economic Development as well as a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree and a Bachelor of Arts Degree, all from Cape Breton University (CBU).