Sara Odendahl

Sara is an Owner and Partner at The Collective NWX. She is a community-minded problem solver, collaborator, negotiator, strategic thinker, and facilitator. She has over twenty years of marketing, public affairs and strategic communications experience in Denver, Colorado, and is now thrilled to now call Bend, Oregon

When she’s not working the front desk or planning the next event at The Collective NWX, she’s enjoying being a mom of two fiercely independent young girls and practicing yoga.

Sara Odendahl is the Managing Partner/Owner at The Collective NWX.

Skills

Strategic Thinker
Collaborative Leader
Creative Problem Solver
Effective Negotiator
Proven Ability to Influence Outcomes
Trusted Advisor
Coalition Builder
Community Oriented
Ability to Manage Competing Priorities

Experience

Owner / Partner
The Collective NWX, Bend, OR
2019 – Present

Owner
Clearwater Strategy, Bend, OR
2019 – Present

Principal /Political Consultant
Aponte & Busam Public Affairs, Denver, CO
2009 – 2019

Education

Masters, Public Administration & Public Affairs
University of Colorado, Denver, CO
2005 – 2007

Bachelors, Journalism & Mass Communications
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
1994 – 1998

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