Sarah Kearney


Sarah Kearney leads Blue Zones Project Scottsdale as the Executive Director. Her leadership experience is diverse and rooted in community well-being, service, and forward-thinking optimism. She most recently worked for Experience Scottsdale, whose mission is to enhance the Scottsdale community through tourism. In Sarah’s 16+ year tenure at the organization, she held several leadership roles and specialized in worldwide leisure sales, partner development strategy, membership and community engagement, program development, and more.

Driven by her passion for the Scottsdale community, Sarah has served, led, and guided several local organizations, leaving a cross-sector imprint. She has served as the Board President for Scottsdale Leadership, the Board President for Community Celebrating Diversity, a Board Member for Scottsdale Sister Cities, the Officer of Membership for Millennials in Travel, and the Vice President of Community Outreach at GiGi’s Playhouse Phoenix/Scottsdale.

Sarah holds an MBA from the University of Phoenix and a B.A. in Communication from Arizona State University. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, reading, sports and spending time in the Scottsdale sunshine. She is a proud wife and hockey, dance, and dog mom to her two children and golden retriever.

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What is the reason you get up in the morning? Did you know having a purpose can add 7 years to your life?We hosted a Purpose Workshop last week at Blue Zones Project Scottsdale Office! Attendees got to discover their sense of purpose and learn how it contributes to overall well-being. Thank you to everyone who joined us! #PurposeWorkshop #bzpscottsdale #bluezones ... See MoreSee Less
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🎧 Tune in to the latest episode of the Health Futures podcast for an inspiring conversation about creating healthier communities! Host Bob Roth had the pleasure of interviewing Todd LaPorte, CEO of HonorHealth, and Sarah Kearney, Executive Director of Blue Zones Scottsdale, about the incredible work happening in our city.FULL EPISODE HERE: cypresshomecare.com/2024/02/06/connecting-community-through-healthier-living-and-longevity/ 🌍 The Blue Zones Project is all about making healthy choices easier by transforming our environment, policies, and social connections. And guess what? Scottsdale is leading the charge! After years of planning, the initiative is officially underway thanks to key partnerships with HonorHealth, Cigna, the city government, and Goodwill.🎉 The kickoff event was a huge success, with over 4,000 residents pledging to embrace Blue Zones principles in their daily lives. Our goal? Achieving critical mass by getting 15% of the population actively participating over the next four years. That's 32,000 people making positive changes for a healthier Scottsdale!🏫 From schools to workplaces, restaurants to grocery stores, neighborhoods to faith-based organizations, the Blue Zones Project is optimizing how we live, work, eat, play, and socialize. Small shifts can lead to big results, and we're already seeing the impact!👵👧 Intergenerational participation is key to success. By engaging youth now, we're building lifelong healthy habits and reducing isolation and loneliness by connecting young and old.💪 This grassroots, community-led initiative is a shining example of collaboration at its finest. Together, we're paving the way for longer, healthier, and more connected lives for all. Let's make Scottsdale the healthiest city in the nation!#Health #Wellness #Community #BlueZonesProject #HealthyPodcast #HealthFutures #HonorHealth #SocialConnection #Environment #HealthyChoices #Grassroots #Scottsdale ... See MoreSee Less
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