Sawyer is a dynamic and results-driven human capital professional with more than a decade of experience. In her current role as the Director of People at Toffler Associates, she demonstrates a consistent ability to drive organizational growth and cultivate a positive workplace culture. With a solid background in strategic HR business partner positions across diverse management and technology consulting firms, Sawyer’s commitment to excellence is reinforced by her academic accomplishments, including two degrees from Penn State, and her professional certifications as an SHRM-Senior Certified Practitioner (SHRM-SCP) and a Certified Scrum Master (CSM).
What is your superpower?
As a HBDI yellow, I have a visionary perspective, especially in the people space. I see endless opportunities for the evolution of the workplace through technological advancements, and I find the prospect of these changes incredibly exciting.
What excites you about 2030?
I’m looking forward to 2023 because of the rapid advancements in metaverse and AI technologies. I’m excited to see how these changes will improve the work experience, making it more engaging and inclusive for people around the world. It’s a practical shift that could reshape how we work and connect with each other.
What is your favorite part about TA culture?
TA culture offers daily interaction with a team that’s not just highly skilled but also deeply passionate and motivated. As a people leader, this excites me because it allows for effective collaboration with individuals who share a common drive for success. The dynamic and enthusiastic atmosphere at Toffler Associates aligns with my values, making each day both motivating and fulfilling.
How do you spend your free time?
My husband and I enjoy exploring our “own backyard”, making the most of what the greater DMV region has to offer. This includes trying diverse cuisines, immersing ourselves in local experiences, and appreciating the beautiful scenery.