Sara Thompson is a Project Enhancement Officer who partners with innovators, entrepreneurs, and communities to grow their ideas and businesses, through concept to commercialization. After working closely with industry in the mining and energy sectors, Sara knows what truly drives projects in the north—not mastering the marketing flavor of the week, but how well you connect with the people you’re trying to help and communicate your understanding back to them.

As a member of the Cold Climate Innovation team, Sara works closely with Yukoners to foster their ideas - whether that is done by connecting them with experts in their field, or financial support to grow their innovation into reality.