Board of Director: Sara Gavin
Weber Shandwick North America — President
As president of Weber Shandwick North America, Sara Gavin is responsible for the public relations firm’s 23 offices within that region. In her 30 years with Weber Shandwick, Gavin has represented Cargill, The Coca-Cola Company, Land O’Lakes, the U.S. Army, the dairy industry, Carlson, and a range of clients in the health care industry. She has led several of the agency’s largest accounts in the areas of positioning, brand and reputation management, crisis communications, grassroots and advocacy building, consumer education, media relations, and social media. Sara is one of the founders of Mona Meyer McGrath & Gavin, a Minneapolis public relations firm, which became part of Weber Shandwick in 1988.