Keynote Speaker:

Sara Alvarado 


The Gorgeous Gap: Being in the Space Between Now and Living Your Dreams

Sara Alvarado is an entrepreneur, writer, speaker and change agent in Madison WI who believes that the way to tackle difficult topics in both life and business is to show up real, raw, bold, vulnerable and always ready for fun.


As a community leader, Sara is committed to creating awareness and inspiring change--in Madison and beyond--by challenging people to think differently and to feel deeply.


Sara and her husband, Carlos, lead a thriving bilingual/bicultural family and a successful real estate business, the Alvarado Real Estate Group. Sara is also the co-creator of Step Up: Equity Matters, a community organization committed to sparking conversations and creating change around inequities in the workplace and community. She is a named founder of Nuestro Mundo Community School and Badger Rock Middle School and currently serves in a variety of ways for different local organizations and non-profits