Sophia has worked in several industries. Her financial industry experience from having graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Calgary and as a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) includes working in the nonprofit, real estate, engineering, land development, leasing and software industries in both private and publicly traded companies in Canada and the United States.
In 2017, Sophia completed a Master of Arts in Leadership from Royal Roads University in Victoria BC, where the focus of her research was leadership, social enterprise, and sustainability. From this experience, she has worked with Propellor Advisors clients, performing market research, organizational assessments, and feasibility studies with many nonprofits and social enterprises in the Vancouver area. In 2019, she completed a social value practitioner certificate through Social Value UK. And recently in 2021 completed a Social Return of Investment Report (SROI) for Artists for Mental Health in Vancouver, BC. She was very thankful to have worked with the founders on this organization where she believes she can continue to help and support organizations in making a social impact.