Senior Client Technology Director, Accenture
Sara Abiusi is a Senior Client Technology Director and Accenture Federal Services’ most senior woman in technology. Her leadership as a pioneer of change in tech is rooted in the empowerment of herself and her teams to think out of the box. She is recognized for leading the development and delivery of transformational large-scale software systems on time and on budget.
Ms. Abiusi’s personal background as a half-Asian Jewish woman in technology gives her a unique perspective on Inclusion and Diversity. She is a member of the White House Initiative on Asian American Pacific Islanders and is a leader and role model for Women and girls in Tech, where she was just named a finalist in the Women in Technology STEM Leadership award in 2017. As the Accenture US Asian Pacific American ERG executive sponsor, Ms. Abiusi develops Asian Pacific American employees by creating professional development programs that discuss provocative and multifaceted diversity. She serves as a mentor, career counselor, and advocate, and established a Women in Technology lecture series.
Outside of Accenture, Ms. Abiusi is on the Greater Washington Board of Directors for Ascend, the largest professional nonprofit for Pan Asian-Americans, spearheading professional development initiatives. She joined Accenture after graduating from Johns Hopkins with a BS in Mechanical Engineering in 1996. She is a wife and mother of two children.