Sarah Egan

Sarah Egan

Director of Engineering

Sarah is a mainstay at Nearform, having been with the Denver-based team since its inception. Prior to Nearform, Sarah worked at Levels Beyond, a media asset management start-up. During her time here, Sarah has leveled up and recently joined the ranks of Team Lead and Engineering Manager. She also helps out with Nuka OSS contributions and maintenance. Sarah is passionate about a11y and polished UIs with keen attention to detail. She enjoys the opportunity to work on several different engagements at Nearform including helping to implement user messaging with Stream Chat API, building out a Search experience with AWS ElasticSearch, a challenging virtual scroll feature for an Ecomm product listings page, and becoming familiar with various CMS tools to help empower our clients. If that were not enough, Sarah also holds a degree in Integrative Physiology, loves hiking, skiing, camping, and anything outdoors. 🏔

What to Watch Out for When Improving an Existing Sanity Instance

June 27, 2024
At Nearform, we understand that software development does not end at the initial launch. Requirements change and the team’s initial assumptions are tested. Enhancing a system in production demands a nuanced approach to implementation that is distinct from an initial build.

Typesafe Data Layers with Fuse.js by Stellate

June 4, 2024
Imagine, your frontend and mobile teams are able to work independently and how they want without the added friction of needing to wait for APIs to be built

Enhancing Content Creation: Sanity Studio Live Previews with Next.js App Router

July 20, 2023
If you’ve landed on this blog post, you’re probably no stranger to Next.js and Sanity. It’s a pairing we’re seeing more and more often, and with good reason.

Nuka Carousel Gets Accessibility Updates, New Features

December 12, 2018
Over the past couple of months, we have made some exciting new changes to Nuka Carousel. Along with fixing several overdue issues, we are most excited about fixing accessibility issues with the carousel component.