Episode 21 – Sarah Pierce – Extreme Community Connector

Sarah PierceToday’s Guest: Sarah Pierce, founder of 517 Living. a way for businesses in the 517 area code to grow and connect with their community for FREE!

In an ongoing effort to support Greater Lansing Area businesses, organizations, and residents, 517 Living is building a virtual directory of locally owned businesses and local nonprofit organizations. The goal is to make this directory a go-to resource for discovering and supporting local!

Sarah Pierce

We were lucky enough to catch up with this very busy amazing connector of all things Lansing. Sarah chats with us and explains her inspiration for starting 517 Living, what makes her excited about her community, the challenges of moderating such a large Facebook Group (36.3K members), and what it means to be a great networker.

Sarah’s Advice:

“Don’t stumble on perfection.”

Connect with Sarah Pierce and 517 Living

517 Living Website

517 Living Facebook 

517 Living Facebook Group

517 Living Directory



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