Sarah Benner, Search Operations Manager

Business & Professional Services, Manufacturing/Operations/Supply Chain, Real Estate & Construction, Nonprofit Leadership, Engineering, Sales & Marketing


Sarah Benner joined the Gilman Partners’ team in 2015. In her current role she leads our research and candidate sourcing team. Previously, as an Executive Recruiter, she specialized in marketing, finance, engineering, manufacturing, sales and nonprofit searches. Prior to joining Gilman Partners, Sarah was the Recruiting Operations Coordinator for a staffing firm.

Sarah works remotely from her home in Portland, OR, but returns to the Cincinnati office regularly. She recently relocated from Knoxville where she took part in the 2019 Introduction Knoxville Fall Class, was a member of the Junior League of Knoxville, a Girls on the Run Knoxville Committee Member, and a member of Young Professionals in Knoxville. Sarah was part of the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber’s HYPE Connections class of 2017, served as a Mentor for Cincinnati Youth Collaborative and has been a participant of the Saturday Hoops program. Sarah holds a bachelor’s degree from Ohio University and has received the SHRM-CP certification.