Sara Cadrain

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Leadership/Industry Expertise

Sara has performed in a variety of roles from accounting positions at large multinational corporations to financial executive recruiting and placement. During her career, Sara has continued to gain technical expertise in several accounting and finance disciplines while simultaneously expanding her organizational management and people development skills.

Bio

Sara spent over 15 years in corporate accounting and finance with several Fortune 500 companies. A Certified Public Accountant, she has a broad and diverse experience base in such industries as insurance, manufacturing, and transportation. While at TRI Corporation, Sara has been involved with programs such as:

  • Fairfield and Fordham Universities, and Manhattanville College, managing business simulations for a variety of undergraduate and graduate classes, as adjunct faculty;
  • Forbes Business School MBA program, delivering a virtual business simulation capstone project, as adjunct professor;
  • In-residence executive education programs all over the world for companies such as GE, Dell, and CA Technologies;
  • Finance for Non-Finance Professionals program delivery at GE and Quest Diagnostics;
  • GE Crotonville’s leadership programs, both virtual and live, for entry level and experienced professionals;
  • Virtual business simulations at GE, Dell, and Nielsen.

Positions Held

  • Revenue Accounting, Delta Airlines 2006-2010
  • Inventory Accounting, The Stanley Works 2001
  • Operations FP&A and Manufacturing/Cost Accounting, General Electric 1996-2001
  • Internal Audit, Aetna Insurance Company 1991-1996

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Business, concentration in Accounting, University of Connecticut

Accomplishments

  • Sara is a graduate of GE’s prestigious Executive Financial Leadership Program (ELFP), a rigorous two-year training curriculum including advanced finance, accounting and business strategy coursework.
  • GE Six Sigma Greenbelt certified
  • Certified Public Accountant (registered in CT)

Personal

Sara is a RYT200 yoga instructor.