Sarah Backerman

Pac-12 Networks, Director, Remote Operations
Sarah Backerman is the director of remote operations for Pac-12 Networks. In her current capacity, she is responsible for overseeing scheduling, crewing, mobile unit facilities, and the budget for all Pac-12 Networks remote operations to support the production of 850 live sporting events each year. Of those 850 live events, Backerman leads the coordination of production operations for the hundreds of at-home productions for Pac-12 Networks each season. Backerman began her career with Pac-12 Networks as production manager of facilities scheduling.

Prior to joining Pac-12 Networks, Backerman worked with Big Ten Network as a freelance producer of live events and at-home productions, as well as production coordinator overseeing BTN's Student U product. She received her bachelor of arts degree in telecommunications from Michigan State University.
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