Sarah Weise, UX Director, Booz Allen Digital Interactive
Sarah Weise is a UX Director with Booz Allen Hamilton’s Digital Interactive team. For over a decade, she has been crafting experiences across websites, apps and products. Weise specializes in lean, creative ways to connect with customers and employees alike to build experiences that engage and delight. She is a renowned speaker and trainer, leading workshops and speaking at conferences worldwide. Weise has recently been published in the Journal of Digital and Social Media Marketing with a new, lean approach to image-based user interviews to help companies connect with underlying emotional values held by customers.
Carrie-Ann Barrow, Partner, Bixa
Carrie-Ann Barrow is a Partner at Bixa, leadership development firm committed to engaging and retaining top talent through executive and leadership coaching, consulting, and training. Barrow is a Leadership Coach and lifetime entrepreneur. She helps individuals clarify their interests and talents to discover career and life opportunities that honor personal values, achieve fulfillment, and align with one’s life purpose. Prior to founding Bixa, Barrow built and sold an information technology staffing company with a three-year sales growth of 444.7%, achieving Inc. 500 status and featured in Washingtonian Magazine as one of the DC area’s “Women to Watch.”