MS, MBA, ITIL Expert, PMP
Sonali is currently a Director in the Information Technology domain with 20 years of experience with product development, operations effectiveness, and talent management. Sonali leads cross functional and cross geo organizations developing and supporting software solutions for diverse business domains. Sonali has been involved with the PMI-Sacramento chapter since 2010, as an ‘solid’ instructor for the prep classes, followed with leading the chapter’s PD Day events. Sonali is an experienced mentor, speaker and instructor.
Sonali has prior experience has an entrepreneur serving small to mid businesses with ecommerce, webhosting, custom development and training for 5 years . Sonali has been an instructor for Project Management and Diversity & Inclusion for over 7 years in the Sacramento area.
Sonali’s passion is to create an inclusive environment and grow talent. Sonali instructs D&I classes to highlight the impact of micro inequities and bias on employee productivity and how to bring in change. Sonali is a creative implementer, leading organizations for success using asset-based thinking.
Sonali holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical), Masters of Science (Computer Science) and a Masters of Business Administration. Sonali is a certified Project Manager (PMP) , CSM and certified ITIL Expert (Service Management). She practices agile methodology using scrum teams.
When not working, Sonali enjoys biking, running, with her young family of 4 in Folsom.