Enterprise Brant is a community based non-profit economic development organization. We are committed to assisting and encouraging job creation and community economic development throughout Brant County.

We are governed by a volunteer Board of Directors comprised of skilled professionals drawn from the local community. The directors and staff are dedicated to facilitating business development and the creation of local business initiatives. Meet our people below.

Sara McLellan  General Manager

Sara joined Enterprise Brant as General Manager in 2022.  She brings over 25 years of business, finance and accounting experience to the role.  Sara returned to Enterprise Brant after working in the Education sector as a Business Analyst and Accounting Supervisor for 9 years.  Previously she worked as a Business Consultant with Enterprise Brant.  In addition, she has 14 years of experience working as a Controller in the Manufacturing and Recycling industries.  Her entrepreneurial experience as co-owner of an Agriculture business and past owner of a finance business allows her to identify with business client needs.  Sara has a passion for contributing to Economic Growth in the Brantford/Brant community. 

Karen Wood Business Consultant

Karen joined our team in January 2014, as a Business Consultant with main responsibilities for loan collection. Karen started her career in the Manufacturing sector, holding positions in HR, Accounting and finally as a buyer and purchasing supervisor. In 1992 Karen moved into the healthcare field where she worked for 21 years as a financial analyst with her main responsibility being Capital Project accounting. During her career in healthcare, Karen was committed to fundraising for many community non-profit organizations.

Amanda Marshall Office Coordinator

Amanda joined our team in October 2021, as the Office Coordinator. She attended College completing a diploma in Business Administration.  Her career began with working for a small manufacturing company in Brantford as their Accounts Payable/Receivable Clerk in 2014.  Her next opportunity was with a manufacturing company in Paris, Ontario as the Finance Supervisor/Accounts Receivable Clerk for 6 years.  Her main focus being Accounts Receivable, Bank Reconciliation, and more.  She also volunteered to be apart of their social committee which ran all the company events.  To add to her experience, she has accumulated small bookkeeping jobs for a few different professionals, and also worked at a Tax Preparation company for 3 seasons.