Sierra Barter is a social entrepreneur and social media strategist. She is currently the CEO of The Lady Project and serves on the Board of Directors for The Lady Project, Congressman Cicilline's Women's Task Force, Girl Scouts of Southeastern New England committee and The Collaborative and is an active mentor with Year Up. She has previously served on boards for Girls on the Run RI, Summit Neighborhood Association, the Millennial Professional Group, and StyleWeek Northeast.
Sierra Barter has been honored as one of Providence Monthly's "10 to Watch", listed as Rhode Island Monthly's "Most Powerful Women" and the YWCA "Woman of Achievement in 2014, one of Glamour's 'Hometown Heroes" in 2015, as "Leading Women" by Girl Scouts of Southeastern New England and a "Leader as Host" in 2018 by Leadership Rhode Island. In 2015, she was appointed by Mayor Jorge Elorza to serve on the City of Providence's "Millennial Task Force." She was a TEDxProvidence speaker in 2016.
A Wisconsin native, Ms. Barter moved to Providence in 2005 to attend Johnson & Wales University. She graduated in 2009 with her BS in Marketing & Advertising Communications. She is currently pursuing her MBA at Johnson & Wales University.
Sierra lives in Warren, RI with her fiancé and their three dogs, Lucy, Dee Dee and Zelda and enjoys practicing barre, a good craft beer and eating Mexican food whenever possible.