2019 Mentor Profile: Sarah Wardman
Co-Proprietor of NRMA Insurance in Wagga
Sarah is the co-Proprietor of NRMA Insurance in Wagga, Narrandera, Cowra, Parkes, Forbes and Young, and the co-Franchisee of the NRMA Safer Driving School in Wagga and Parkes/Forbes.
Sarah has held a variety of leadership roles spanning over 27 years inclusive of her career in NRMA Insurance as a Sales & Service Consultant at the Wagga Branch, Assistant Manager, Branch Manager and Regional Manager (Southern NSW & ACT). Sarah formed a partnership with Christine Hillis and they purchased their first business in 2006, the NRMA Insurance Wagga Wagga Agency. In the following year, they opened an NRMA Safer Driving School for Wagga & Regions, helping people to become better drivers. Chris & Sarah celebrated 10 years of business partnership in 2016.
Sarah completed her Bachelor of Business (Business Management) at Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga in 1994 and has completed a number of additional qualifications since including a Graduate Certificate in Senior Management and Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.
In addition to her business achievements, Sarah is an active member of the community. She has volunteered for 15 years with the PCYC Traffic Offenders Program and is a former Women in Business committee member. Sarah plays hockey, attends regular fitness classes, enjoys spending time with her family & friends and is wife to Rob and mother to 3 sons. One of her favourite pastimes is driving – she loves a good road trip.