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So Yeon Kang

Director of Development
Council of Korean Americans

Location: Washington, DC Metro

So Yeon Kang is the Director of Development at the Council of Korean Americans (CKA). She has over ten years of experience in fundraising, strategic planning, and community engagement.

Before CKA, So Yeon served as the Development Manager at Mikva Challenge, where she focused on growing the individual and event giving initiatives. Previously, So Yeon has worked at nonprofits focused on issues including community development, culture change, and intimate partner violence.

Originally from North Carolina, So Yeon earned her Bachelor’s degree in International Relations from American University and her Master’s degree in Nonprofit Management from New York University.