About the Author

SARAH A. LANIER was born in Georgia, USA, and moved with her family to the
Middle East at the age of nine.

Since 1980, she has worked with an international organization and its university system, the University of the Nations. Her expertise is in the field of leadership and personnel development. She worked interculturally for eleven years in the Netherlands , ten years in Israel, and one year in Chile.

She has also taught and lived for extended amounts of time in Africa, the
Middle East, Europe and New Zealand and is conversant in five languages. Sarah
currently travels internationally as a consultant and lecturer on culture, leadership, and team dynamics.