Sonja Harris

Sonja Harris

 

Board Secretary

Director of Human Resources & Administrative Operations
New York State Nurses Association
New York, NY

Current Term: 2017 – 2021

Sonja is a person with albinism currently living in the Bronx New York, where she was born and raised. She first joined and became active in NOAH in 2004. She works in New York, New York where she is the Director of Human Resources & Administrative Operations for the New York State Nurses Association. Sonja attended the George Washington University in Washington DC, where she received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a concentration in Human Resources. She also holds a Master’s in Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resource Management, from Washington University in St. Louis.

Outside of education and career, Sonja has spent a significant amount of time doing not for profit work as a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority is a Philanthropic International sisterhood with a core mission to be of “Service to all Mankind”. Her membership and participation in this organization has afforded her countless opportunities to develop and implement programs that have served different communities in a wide range of matters, including strengthening the family unit, health promotion, and educational enrichment.