Principal Resource Analyst
Sarah Gutierrez is the Molecular Foundry's Principal Resource Analyst. In this role, she is responsible for providing financial consultation and guidance, complex program/project budget management, advanced budget planning and analysis, and broad-based forecasting and long range contingency planning for Strategic Partnership Projects and DOE non-Core projects.
Sarah started her finance and grants administration career at UC Berkeley in 2008 providing research administration support to the California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences (QB3) in Stanley Hall. Before coming to LBNL, she had worked at UC Berkeley for 7 years, with her most recent role being a Contracts & Grants Manager overseeing a majority of the professional schools on campus. That role covered everything from managing research funding, helping research and investigators prepare grant proposals, overseeing a staff of 40 research administrators, day to day operations, as well as auditing processes to try to increase efficiency and productivity.