Sarah Shewan is the Accounting Associate at EnterpriseWorks and the Research Park overseeing financial aspects of our organization, including budgets, grant oversight, contract leasing and expense reporting. Sarah has a Bachelor of Science in Finance & Accounting from Quinnipiac University and a Master of Accounting Science from the University of Illinois. Before joining the Research Park staff in 2020, she played basketball at both Quinnipiac and Illinois making it to the Sweet 16 with Quinnipiac in 2017. After hanging up the basketball shoes she worked as a summer intern at Cozad Asset & Wealth management helping clients budget for a successful financial future. Before arriving at Research Park in fall 2020, she served as a financial services insurance and asset and wealth management auditor with Ernst & Young, where she learned accounting policies and procedures while collaborating with highly effective teams.
Sarah is a proud Canadian originally from Ontario, Canada and has found a new home in Champaign-Urbana. Sarah is a part of the National Association of Black Accountants and is passionate about mentoring college athletes in the future.