With a decade of experience in the legal industry, Sarah Terzino leads the firm’s operations and provides up-to-the-second updates on legislation of interest to our clients, including when bills are filed, committee references, committee agendas, amendments, and bill votes, with the help of a state-of-the-art legislative tracking system.
Prior to Johnston & Stewart, Sarah was at Bloomin’ Brands, where she served as senior executive assistant to two leaders, including the Chief Legal Officer. She also led the company’s Culture Club as president, planning fundraisers and events for a staff of nearly 800. Previously, as an associate in the legal department, Sarah maintained compliance for more than 700 restaurants, building a rapport with local and state government and licensing agencies. Sarah also brings experience from Holland & Knight, where she was a file clerk.
Sarah was born in South Florida and raised in Tallahassee. Now in the Tampa Bay area, she, along with her husband, Ernie, enjoy staying active and boating with their children. Sarah holds an associate’s degree from Hillsborough Community College.