Recently, I got to pay a visit to a long time friend and mentor of mine, Gloria Nelund, Chairman & CEO of TriLinc Global. Gloria is a leader and innovator in the impact investing space so I was thrilled to talk to her about the impact investing "a-ha" moment she had partway through her career as well as the details of a recent international lending success she's particularly proud of.Read More
I recently posted photos from a fundraiser event for CUESA, the nonprofit I'm deeply involved in. Some people asked me why I volunteer my time on a nonprofit board, so I thought I'd answer that here.Read More
Last month I caught up with Matthew Blume, the Director of ESG Research and Shareholder Advocacy at Appleseed Capital. I wanted to chat with him about the idea of shorting stocks of “bad actor” companies, an idea that logically follows from some of the impact investing theories, but is not frequently utilized.Read More
I had a launch party for Solutions With Sonya on Thursday. Great views, delicious food, and a friendly crowd. Thanks to everyone who came out to support. And thanks to my friend Dilan, for hosting at her beautiful space.