Sara Crown Star
Venture Partner, FemHealth Ventures
Sara is a Venture Partner at FemHealth Ventures focused on sourcing, diligence, and helping companies grow. As president of SCS Innovations, she guides entrepreneurs advancing healthcare products and technologies around governance, strategy, and operations. Currently, Sara serves on the boards of 1871 (Chicago’s entrepreneurial hub), Crown Family Foundation, Musician’s on Call, Erikson Institute, Jewish United Fund of Chicago, Covenant Foundation, Ortus Foundation, Georgetown University Law Center’s Advisory Board, and as President of The Henry Crown Scholarship Fund.
Previously, Sara served on the boards of Thinx (an international FemTech company) and Advanced Absorbent Technologies (a health-focused consumer products company). She has also served on the boards of Crown Family Philanthropies, Latin School of Chicago, Hebrew Union College, and the Craniofacial Center Advisory Board at the University of Illinois. Sara launched the Business Law Scholars track at Georgetown University Law Center, the Star Fellows Cantorial track at Hebrew Union College, and the Bazelon Fellowship at the Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law. Sara also co-produced two Off-Broadway shows in New York.
Sara graduated with a B.S. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center. She also completed the Wexner Heritage Program and received an Executive M.B.A. from Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management.