Sarah-Jayne Ashenhurst

Sarah-Jayne joined New Moms in 2019 as the Social Enterprise Director, responsible for strategic vision and business operations at Bright Endeavors, New Moms’ social enterprise candle company. With more than a decade of experience in small business leadership, she brings expertise in developing sustainable growth strategies with a commitment to ethical, equitable, and inclusive business practices. Sarah-Jayne is passionate about helping to build an economy that works for workers and is deeply committed to supporting the proliferation of non-traditional business structures like social enterprises, public benefit corps, and worker-owned cooperatives. She is grateful for the unique opportunity to leverage her skills and passions to the benefit of a mission as critical as that of New Moms. 

Sarah-Jayne holds a Bachelor’s degree from New York University and is hard at work as an MBA candidate at the University of Illinois Gies School of Business. 

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