Stoplight Hires Head of People

Ann Boyd
by Ann Boyd on June 15, 2021 2 min read

Looking or work? Stoplight is currently hiring for a variety of roles! All open positions can be found on the careers page of the Stoplight website.

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June 15, 2021, AUSTIN, TexasStoplight, the API design company, announced today that Sarah McGettigan joins the team as the VP of Human Resources. After nearly doubling in company size since the previous year, Stoplight sought out an inaugural Human Resources leader to guide strategic growth of the organization.

"We know that with the rapid growth Stoplight is experiencing, our need to hire qualified, diverse talent is extremely important to us. With Sarah on board, I’m confident that we will be able to scale alongside that growth while retaining the same great culture that draws employees to us in the first place." — Steve Rodda, CEO

McGettigan will oversee organizational strategy including recruitment, employee relations, and professional development and play a critical role in championing company culture. She will be an essential driver in further cultivating Stoplight’s diversity and inclusion initiatives, recognizing the importance of recruiting and retaining global talent as a remote-first organization. Reporting to Stoplight Chief Operating Officer, Jason Miller, McGettigan is based in Austin.

"Stoplight is a company I was impressed with from the start…I’m honored to join the leadership team to establish a dedicated HR function that supports business goals and helps to shape the future of the company." — Sarah McGettigan, Stoplight VP of Human Resources

McGettigan is a Texas native and brings to the table more than a decade of human resources, recruiting, and development experience in both corporate and startup environments. She was previously VP of Human Resources at Dropoff, an Austin-based company focused on same-day delivery services. McGettigan earned her B.A. in Journalism at the University of Texas, Austin.

Stoplight is currently hiring for a variety of roles. All open positions can be found on the careers page of the Stoplight website.



About Stoplight

Stoplight’s mission is to enable all stakeholders working with APIs to be more productive. Stoplight’s API Design Management software platform provides a suite of products that cover the entire pre-production API life cycle. Stoplight’s customers include companies in the Fortune 1000. Stoplight’s products provide a means for design-first microservice application development. Developing good design-first practices will minimize future costs, speed up your time to market and lead to more consistent, higher quality microservice and IoT applications. You can learn more about Stoplight and Stoplight Platform at or connect with Stoplight on Twitter @stoplightio.

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