Sara Young is General Manager of Kellogg’s US Frozen Veggie category. She oversees one of the leading plant-based protein brands, MorningStar Farms, which offers a breadth of options including the number one veggie burger to chicken nuggets and breakfast sausage. She is committed to creating the most accessible plant-based protein brand to meet people wherever and whenever they want a delicious meat-free meal. Sara is strengthening the holistic category and portfolio through innovation that attracts more consumers to incorporate plant-based proteins into their routines. As a part of that commitment to innovation and accessibility, Sara is leading transitioning MorningStar Farms products to be 100 percent plant-based (vegan) by 2021.
Previously, Sara served as Vice President, General Manager, North America Baby Care at Kimberly-Clark, Sara had GM responsibilities for a $2 Billion baby care business where she led a significant reset of the baby care strategy. Prior to Kimberly-Clark, Sara spent 19 years at Procter & Gamble (P&G) leading consumer favorites including Pantene, Crest and Olay.
Sara lives in Michigan with her husband and four children. Her entire family enjoys a flexitarian lifestyle and supports sustainable choices to create a healthy planet.