Sarah Harris

Lecturer in Event Management and Work-Based Learning

+44 (0)1473 338496
School of Technology, Business and Arts

Sarah has been a lecturer at the University of Suffolk since 2009 on the Event and Tourism Management degree programmes.  Sarah lectures in Marketing and Event Management.

Sarah works extensively with outside organisations and charities, developing relationships in order to offer students on the course work-based learning opportunities.

She is experienced in both marketing and event management.  Sarah has worked in the Midlands for a B2B industrial, manufacturing and services marketing consultancy largely involved in the automotive industry. She has also worked for a relationship marketing agency and was account manager for large key accounts such as Le Méridian Hotels loyalty programme.

Sarah moved back home from the Midlands to Suffolk in 2006 and embarked on her event management and tourism management career at Helmingham Hall and Gardens.  She managed the marketing and delivery of the tourism destination as well as developing and creating an events programme.

Sarah also has experience of managing venues and businesses in the wedding industry.

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing (2000)
  • BA (Hons): Business and Marketing (1998)

  • Event and Tourism Management- The Environment - Level 4
  • Corporate and Business Event Management - Level 5
  • Professional Development, Career Planning in Practice - Level 5
  • Industry Based Practice - Level 6
  • Live event projects and modules – Suffolk Business School Conference and student Summer Ball
  • Personal tutor

Suffolk Coastal event training workshops