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Sonya D. Ford

Sonya D. Ford

Sonya D. Ford

Special Projects Manager, Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Carnegie Mellon University

Sonya is the Special Projects Manager at the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Carnegie Mellon University. Prior to this appointment, Sonya held the position of Executive Administrator at Urban Design Associates, an architecture and urban design firm in Pittsburgh. She has also worked as an administrative professional in the banking and hospital industries. Sonya earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Robert Morris University and also has a degree in Interior Design from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh.

An active member of the International Association for Administrative Professionals (IAAP), Pittsburgh Chapter, Sonya earned the Certified Administrative Professionals (CAP) certification in 2007. During her membership, she has chaired many committees and served on the board for two terms.

Sonya enjoys being a mentor and volunteer in her community, as well as designing her own greeting cards.


Chapter 23
Oral Communications

An Interview with Sonya

Sonya's IAAP Webinar

IAAP members can receive recertification credit by watching this archived webinar!