Your path to Re-Mark-Ability will be unique
Our resolve to keep you on track will be constant.
Either vertically or laterally we will help you and your team with the right questions. We provide a confidential thinking space where you can wrestle with the choices.
After a healthy amount of divergent thinking, we help you bring the team together in a direction. Clarity of vision, path, and purpose are a leader's charge.
"I wrote myself a letter on July 13, 2007 with a promise to leave the insurance business, and it all began when I realized I wanted to help my clients grow their businesses more than protect them."
- Drew Sanders
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Drew Y. Sanders
CEO, Founding Principal
Drew Sanders founded Banyan Tree Strategies in 2013 with three clients and the mission to help business owners grow their companies. Sanders and his team have worked with dozens of companies on a wide variety of projects which have led to the customized processes that Banyan now delivers. A typical client engagement begins with a breakfast or lunch conversation with a shorthanded business owner who needs a helping hand, a confidential thinking space, or an outside voice.
Sanders has helped at risk youth organizations and youth sports coaches of all ages for decades in a variety of capacities and is a volunteer coach in his local community. Sanders is a past director of The First Tee, The Boy Scouts of America, The Cal Golf Committee, and is the founder of The California Season of Life Foundation.
Sanders publishes content on a daily basis at his LinkedIn profile and publishes a long format newsletter eight times a year by the name of ‘Branches and Roots’ which applies social science to business, life and sport. Sanders individual writings and teachings can be found at www.drewsanders.com as well as his author page at Amazon.
CFO and Board Member
Sara Sanders is responsible for finances, marketing, design, newsletter production, and a multitude of day-to-day operations Sanders is an invaluable member of the Banyan Team. In addition to helping Drew raise their two children Ryan and Brooke, Sara worked in commercial real estate at SRS Real Estate Partners since 2003.
Prior to her current jobs, Sara spent 5 years playing on the LPGA Tour. Sara earned a Bachelor's of Arts in Psychology at Stanford University and was also a 2-time all-American in Field Hockey. Like Drew she is passionate about sports and coaching, as well as volunteering in the community and at schools.