As the director of mobility programs at Ann Arbor SPARK, Sarah Cicotte works to lead the organization’s efforts to drive innovation and growth in the region’s mobility industry. She works with existing and new startups to identify challenges, engage stakeholders, and build new relationships within the mobility industry.
Before joining SPARK, Sarah worked as the project manager at the University of Michigan’s Mcity. Sarah also spent many years working as an engineer at General Motors. She brings a strong engineering foundation, including manufacturing, assembly, drive quality, hardware design and release, and a deep understanding of connected and automated vehicles to the mobility team at SPARK.
Sarah holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial and Operations Engineering from the University of Michigan, and a Master’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Engineering with a concentration in Integrated Vehicle Systems Engineering.