Sarah has been working in the vacuum coating industry for over 20 years. She started out after graduation as a Product/Process Development Engineer for Gencoa Ltd in the UK before moving to the USA to take on the role of technical support and sales. Sarah joined Sputtering Components in Owatonna, MN in 2011 as North American Sales Manager working in the field of rotary cathodes. Sarah is currently Senior Applications Engineer at Sputtering Components and has been active in the AIMCAL community for over 10 years, presenting papers and serving on the Vacuum Web Coating Committee. Sarah also serves on the BOD as Events Chair for the Society of Vacuum Coaters Foundation. She currently resides in Colorado with her 2 children and enjoys running and pottery in her spare time.