arrow-down arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up play-button plus tab-indicator dots close menu search facebook google-plus instagram pinterest rss twitter youtube rss-two heart Check FeaturedBadge linkedin minus apps placeholder linkedin

Isabel Sauerbrey

Vice President of Information Technology and Operations

 

Isabel Sauerbrey is Vice President of Information Technology & Operations at the San Diego Tourism Authority (SDTA). As such, she is primarily responsible for providing overall direction and strategic leadership for all information technology and operational initiatives designed to best position the organization to deliver more visitors and meetings and conventions to the destination. Isabel is a highly experienced information technology executive with strong technical and business qualifications and an extensive background in technology strategic planning, business development, capital planning and investment control.

Serving in numerous leadership roles in the information technology and software development sectors over the past three decades, she brings a keen understanding and demonstrated success to the planning, delivery and monitoring of technical solutions that address the needs of SDTA members and clients alike. Isabel is responsible for the implementation and support of the organization’s enterprise applications, enterprise data, research support, user support, infrastructure, communications, and information security.

Prior to joining the Tourism Authority in 2006, Isabel held a number of progressively responsible leadership positions with several technology companies including AST Computer, Rogerson Aircraft Corporation, Motorola Broadband Communication Sector, and General Instruments.

Earning both a BA in Business Administration and a Master of Science in Executive Leadership from the University of San Diego, she is currently pursuing a certificate in Cybersecurity from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In addition, she serves as a technology and security leadership advisor for Roswell Biotechnologies of San Diego.

Isabel is the recipient of the San Diego Business Journal’s (SDBJ) 2013 Internet Technology Executive of the Year Award and a 2017 finalist for the SDBJ Top Tech Exec Award.

Find a place to stay

Book online or call 1-800-350-6205 to speak with a local expert

Related Articles and Features

Deals just for you

Accommodation

Third Night on Us

Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego
Valid: Jan 12 - Mar 31, 2021

Stay at Hotel Palomar San Diego and receive a night on us. When you book 2 nights, the 3rd night will be free with this special offer.

Accommodation

Buy One, Get One 50% Off at Humphreys!

Humphreys Half Moon Inn
Valid: Jan 13 - Mar 31, 2021

Dreaming of a tropical stay at Humphreys Half Moon Inn? Book our BOGO offer and get 50% off every second night! Enjoy well appointed room accommodations, a refreshing pool and jacuzzi, our newly...

Accommodation

Plan Now, Pack Later Offer

The Dana on Mission Bay
Valid: Jan 13 - ongoing

Why not secure a San Diego getaway at one of the city's premier waterfront resorts in 2021? Enjoy special savings of up to 20% off our Best Flexible Rate when you book at least 60 days in advance. To...

Events to check out

Event

La Jolla Concours D'Elegance

Apr 16 - Apr 18, 2021

The La Jolla Concours d’Elegance, presented by LPL Financial and Pacific Sotheby’s International Realty, celebrates its 16th year of automotive excellence in the jewel of the West Coast...

Event

Gator By The Bay-Zydeco, Blues & Crawfish Festival

Bon Temps Social Club of San Diego
May 6 - May 9, 2021

Largest, authentic Louisiana-themed festival this side of the bayou. Features 4 days of live music - more than 100 performances on 7 stages, dancing, delicious Southern food - including beignets,...

Event

The Flower Fields

The Flower Fields of Carlsbad California
Mar 1 - May 9, 2021

For more than sixty years, Mother Nature has transformed the rolling hills of North San Diego County into one of the most spectacular and coordinated displays of natural color and beauty anywhere in...

Stay in touch

Sign up to receive the latest news, events, and updates about San Diego. Our monthly and weekly newsletters will keep you informed about the latest and greatest happenings in the destination.

Sign Up

Visitor planning guide

For the ultimate guide to planning your San Diego vacation, view and download the San Diego Visitor Planning Guide, packed with useful information that will help you plan the perfect San Diego getaway.

Read More

Partners

Explore

Plan

Stay

Follow Us

Language:

English | Change Language

Select your country or region

China FlagChinaGermany FlagGermanyGreat Britain FlagGreat BritainJapan FlagJapanMexico FlagMexicoKorea FlagKoreaSwitzerland FlagSwitzerlandBrazil FlagBrazilFrance FlagFranceAustralia FlagAustraliaCanada FlagCanada USA

Or use Google Translate

Afrikaans Albanian Arabic Belarusian Bulgarian Catalan Croatian Czech Danish Deutsch Español Estonian Filipino Finnish Francais Galician Greek Haitian-Creole Hebrew Hindi Hungarian Icelandic Indonesian Irish Italian Japanese Korean Latvian Lithuanian Macedonian Malay Maltese Nederlands Norwegian Persian Polish Portuguese Romanian Russian Serbian Slovak Slovenian Swahili Swedish Telugu Thai Turkish Ukranian Vietnamese Welsh Yiddish