Armenian Church of the Holy Translators
Sona has been a part of the ACYOA in for as long as she can remember. Beginning in the Juniors chapter in Cleveland, continuing into Detroit where she transitioned to Seniors, and currently in her new home of Holy Translators in Framingham, MA, where she serves in the choir, with Holy Trinity welcoming her when she first moved to Massachusetts. Sona has experienced the Diocesan camps to the fullest, moving through the ranks of Hye Camp as well as Saint Vartan Camp, taking part in the roles including as a Camper, CIT, Counselor, Sports Director, and Female Head Counselor.. She completed an internship in Armenia working with COAF during college and made a pilgrimage to Jerusalem in the summer of 2017. The ACYOA has played a large part in Sona's life and she has loved building and sharing everything the ACYOA has to offer its youth and positively impact their lives in a way it has affected hers.
Sona graduated from Michigan State University in 2016 with a B.S. in Kinesiology. She works as a personal trainer where she guides people on their journey toward their goals of living a healthy lifestyle. She also holds a part time job as a teacher at a school where she educated her students in health, fitness, mindfulness, and life skills. Sona's passions have led her to a life where she strives to help everyone live their life to the fullest in all aspects, including physically, spiritually, and emotionally.