Sarah is a partner in Draffin Tucker’s Consulting service group in Atlanta, where she focuses on the healthcare industry. She serves as the firm’s Resource Solutions practice leader and also assists in the firm’s Audit and Accounting service group. Sarah has significant experience in financial management of complex healthcare organizations, revenue cycle improvement, internal controls and compliance, and system conversions. She is a frequent speaker on various topics impacting healthcare organizations.
She has more than 25 years of experience in the healthcare industry including 10 years as a Chief Financial Officer in the Atlanta area. Sarah was the CFO and Chief Compliance Officer of a large home healthcare and hospice organization, and she also held the position of CFO for a large academic physician practice organization. Before becoming a CFO, she was a manager at a Big Five accounting firm where she supervised financial statement audit engagements for a variety of healthcare organizations.
Sarah is a Certified Public Accountant licensed to practice in Georgia.
Originally from Yardley, Pennsylvania, Sarah currently resides in Dunwoody, with her husband, John, and three teenagers, Drew, Danielle and Nick. Outside of the office, Sarah and her husband are kept busy with family, sports, and church activities. Sarah is an avid swimmer and trains for sprint triathlons, and she also enjoys her volunteer work as a swim coach for children with special needs.
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, magna cum laude, Southern Connecticut State University
Archdiocese of Atlanta Audit Committee
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
FOCUS+Fragile Kids, Head Volunteer Swim Coach of Roswell location
Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants
- Healthcare Advisory Council
- Leadership Council
- Former Chair of the Healthcare Section
Health Care Compliance Association
Healthcare Financial Management Association
“Is Your 340B Program Prepared for an Audit?”, Becker’s Hospital Review, April 3, 2013
“Key Financial Reports You Should Review Daily, Weekly & Monthly”, Medical Office Today, September 18, 2013
“Combat Rising Operating Costs”, Physician’s Money Digest, October 14, 2013
“What Providers Need to Know About the Lease Accounting Changes”, March 26, 2020