Sarah Oyetubo
Pronouns
She/Her/Hers
Year
2020
Chapter
Position
Diversity and Inclusion Partner, Bedrock Detroit

Sarah Oyetubo is a Certified Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) practitioner who lives by the term "ubuntu", the South African philosophy of humanity which translates to "I am because we are." With leadership and influence working for Fortune 500 corporations, Sarah has a proven track record for leading people through transformational change as demonstrated in various strategic and highly visible projects — from the building of a small museum, to scaling D&I across an organization.

By proving she is her word, solidifying business relationships, and securing overwhelming buy-in, Sarah was pivotal in guiding Dell Technology to personify its brand of innovation in the global community. Today Sarah is at the helm of Bedrock Detroit's first D&I strategy, an organization that has generated international interest and intrigue. Her initiatives have reshaped organizational policies and contributed to the unification of a multidimensional corporate culture.

An engaging speaker, Sarah begins every presentation with "Hi, I'm Sarah Oyetubo, the proud first-generation American daughter of Jamaican and Nigerian parents!" A world traveler, she addresses groups on what she knows best — diversity and inclusion in the workplace and living a fulfilled life.

Sarah holds a Bachelor of Art degree in Cultural Anthropology from the University of Michigan. She is an avid admirer of Detroit's underground art scene, and a notorious Netflix binger.