Sonya Fraser is the Managing Partner with EY, where she works with both public and private entities to provide integrated professional services. 

Sonya holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Accounting and Finance from Dalhousie University and has over 25 years of experience working with Canadian and SEC registered companies as well as providing owner-managed clients audit, operations, and tax advice.

Sonya has been a long-term supporter of the YMCA of Greater Halifax. She has worn many hats at the Y including Board Member and Chair of the Audit Committee, Governance Committee Member and Philanthropy Work-group Member. She is also involved in the YWCA’s Women’s Leadership Collaborative and is dedicated to supporting the advancement of women in business, acting as a connector and mentor.

Sonya is both direct and compassionate and has the unique ability to balance both the financial and personal side of the Y. Her ability to focus on key financial questions gives non-financial board members peace of mind.