Sarah Wiley is a co-founder and the VP of Product at Hightop – a Utah-based startup building a consumer bank powered by Web3. Sarah studied computer science at BYU and has worked as a software engineer for over 20 years. After a long tenure building financial tools at Intuit, Sarah made the leap into the alluring world of startups as CTO of The World Table and then VP of Engineering at Mainframe. Fully enthralled by the promises and potential of blockchain, crypto, and decentralization to fundamentally change the world, Sarah is helping to bridge the gap between traditional finance and decentralized finance at Hightop. In 2021 Sarah was named to the Governor’s Fintech Council of Utah. She lives with her husband and children in Provo and takes any chance she can get to escape on foot, bike, or skis into the breathtaking Wasatch Mountains.