Sunyoung “Sonia” Park

Director, Strategic Engagement, Washington, DC

Sonia oversees Namati’s Resource Mobilization and Global Communications teams. In this role, she leads efforts to mobilize resources and build strategic partnerships for Namati and the global movement for grassroots justice. Before joining Namati, Sonia spent nearly 9 years at Ashoka, identifying, supporting, and learning from system-changing social entrepreneurs around the world. She founded Ashoka’s country office in South Korea and later co-led the Global Venture team. Earlier in her career, Sonia worked as a trade policy analyst with the Korean Embassy in Washington, DC.