Sarah Bowen, M.S.
Sarah Bowen is an Associate Consultant with Turknett Leadership Group. She received her B.A. in Economics and Organizational Management from Agnes Scott College in 2011, and her M.S. in Work and Organizational Psychology at the University of Maastricht in 2012.
Sarah has assisted the consultants at Turknett Leadership Group with a variety of projects for many organizations including Fortune 500 companies, non-profits, and government agencies in the areas of job analysis, competency modeling, selection, performance management, leadership, and organizational development. As an undergraduate, Sarah served as an intern with several companies, including Development Dimensions International, HR Catalyst, and Lakewood Ranch Medical Center. Through each of these experiences, Sarah has gained valuable insight in the areas of Industrial Organizational Psychology and Human Resource Management. Sarah also worked as a hostess in a Brookdale Senior Living home and as a cashier at Publix Supermarkets as an undergraduate. In both of these jobs, she learned the importance of providing premier customer service and had the opportunity to train coworkers in these roles. During graduate school, Sarah worked as a consultant for WellStar Health Systems, collecting observational data for a research study on inter-professional teamwork and falls prevention.
Sarah’s research interests include how organizational tenure impacts rater agreement in 360-degree feedback assessments. She is recently completed her Master thesis on this topic, using data collected from a Fortune 500 company. Sarah also has an interest in the organizational development of high potentials. She presented her Bachelor thesis at the Southeastern Psychological Association conference in March, 2011. She is a member of the Society for Industrial Organizational Psychology, American Society for Training and Development and the Society for Human Resource Management. Sarah is also an active volunteer with the City of Decatur and an avid scrapbooker.
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