Sara Knapp

Sara is an Executive Coach, and Founder of Bay Street Coaching, a coaching and training firm that provides professionals and entrepreneurs with the new thinking, structures and accountability they need to realize their potential. As an accomplished business executive, Sara’s approach integrates a corporate mindset with insights from neuroscience, positive psychology and coaching to help her clients achieve the results they’re after with greater clarity, confidence and speed.

Areas of specialization include:

  • Evolving high-potential professionals into leaders by developing their influencing, communication and business development skills so that they: get more business from their clients; results from their teams; and collaboration from their colleagues.
  • Helping entrepreneurs with big ambitions take their organizations to new levels of growth and profitability.
  • Enabling individuals who hunger for something different to get clear on who they want to be, and to create that reality in their lives.

Prior to embarking on a coaching career, Sara spent twenty years in the corporate world primarily as a bank executive leading large-scale, strategic change across a broad range of businesses and support functions. The skills and knowledge she picked up along the way are highly valued by her clients who turn to Sara for help in thinking through complex opportunities and challenges.

Sara is a Chartered Accountant, and a Chartered Financial Analyst and an Adler Certified Professional Coach. She lives in Toronto with her husband, and three young children.