Sam Vaughan

Operations

Sam is our Office Manager where her myriad of talents and communication skills keep us running smoothly. Sam is the consummate enabler. She meets, greets and helps clients with whatever they need and also helps on human resources, travel and accounts payable. Sam also plans company events and parties, which is an important part of our company culture.

Prior to joining Whipsaw in 2005 Sam worked for the City of San Jose as an administrator. She earned a Bachelor of Science in social work from San Jose State University in 2004.

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