Sarah Schupp is the CEO and founder of UniversityParent. UniversityParent is the #1 site for college parents to find everything they need to help their students succeed. The company, which began with a single print guide for the University of Colorado Boulder, now prints parent guides for more than two hundred colleges, features information for 3,000 colleges and universities on its website, and distributes a weekly e-newsletter. In May 2014, UniversityParent celebrated its 10th anniversary and was named to the Mercury100, BizWest’s ranking of the 100 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in Boulder Valley.
Ms. Schupp has been named one of Inc. Magazine's Top 30 Entrepreneurs Under 30, Businessweek's top 25 Entrepreneurs under 25, and one of the Denver Business Journal's Top Women Under 40. She’s been named a "Player to Watch" by the Gates Foundation, and was recognized by the White House and the United Nations as one of the country's top young entrepreneurs. Ms. Schupp is a member of the Entrepreneur’s Organization of Colorado, Empact Sphere (an affiliation of the country’s top values-based young entrepreneurs), the Young Entrepreneur Council, and the CU Women’s Council.
Ms. Schupp grew up in Dallas, Texas. She graduated from CU in 2004, majoring in Business Administration with certificates in Leadership and Entrepreneurship. At CU, she won the Undergraduate Business Plan Competition with her plan for UniversityParent. She lives in Boulder with her husband, Josh, and daughters, Jenna and Claire.