Sara Lounsberry, Senior Project Manager, is responsible for all pre construction, construction and post construction activities for Catalyst Planning Group to include spearheading project meetings, creating and distributing RFP bid packages, managing the project budget and schedule, driving cost savings initiatives, managing furniture/fixtures and equipment and implementing relocation management strategies for Catalyst's national client base. With her design background, Sara also spearheads Catalyst's Programming and Space Plan Management practice. In addition, she leads the firm's Furniture Management, Disposition Management and Move Management practices. She is a member of the internal Project Management Division at Catalyst Planning Group and is actively involved in the design and real estate community out of Catalyst's Denver, CO office.
Sara's in house corporate real estate background enables her to successfully understand and implement project solutions. As a former in-house Project Manager for Wells Fargo, Sara managed a portfolio including 950,000 SF of space including training labs, customer service centers, data centers and administrative space.
Sara has earned her Bachelor's of Fine Arts in Interior Design from Drake University and a Bachelors of Arts in Communication from the University of Colorado. Sara also serves as a past Emerging Lead on CoreNet's Rocky Mountain Chapter Board.
Sara's clients have included Wells Fargo, GSA, Molson Coors, Chipotle, Isaacson Rosenbaum, College Living Experience, MoneyGram, Sun Microsystems, Rio Tinto, IHS Energy, Savi/Lockheed Martin, KB Home, KRG Capital, Natrona County, Factory Design Labs, Service Source, Cyracom, American National Bank, ARCA BioPharma, Adams County and Centura Health, to name a few.