A photo of Sara Bateman
Sara Bateman | Photo: Courtesy of Sara Bateman

Sara Bateman

Director, Community Investment & Impact

Sara Bateman (she/her/hers) is the director for community investment and impact at Calgary Arts Development. With 15 years of experience in corporate community investment, evaluation, and social innovation, she leads the team providing meaningful grants and capacity resources to Calgary’s arts organizations and artists.

Her team also demonstrates the impact of the arts to Calgarians and our city. As a graduate of the Social Innovation Graduate program at the University of Waterloo, Sara brings an adaptive strategy and system-thinking lens to her work.