Sarah J. Zink
Partner, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer
Sarah joined Bright Investments in 2015. She has been working in capital markets for 30 years. During that time, she was Chief Compliance Officer for the investment firms of Avondale Partners, Powell Johnson, Midwest Research and First Analysis Securities. Sarah was also Managing Director of Equity Research at Avondale Partners for 8 years, and provided leadership as part of Avondale’s Operating Committee.
Sarah has worked closely with financial industry regulators, having served as a district representative for FINRA’s District 5 Committee for three terms. As an industry expert, Sarah has presented at various financial industry events in Washington DC.
Sarah earned her BA from the University of Chicago and graduated cum laude from Culver Academy. Sarah also completed the Scarlett Executive Leadership program through Belmont University. Sarah is an active volunteer with Adopt a Golden Nashville, Phoenix Rising KY and the Warren County KY Chaplaincy Response Team.