Sonya Alexander is an Assistant Director for the Office of Community Engagement here at Purchase College. Sonya joined the OCE staff in June of 2018 and is responsible for the recruitment, selection and training of the resident assistant staff. Born and raised in Connecticut, she earned a B.S in Music Education and a B.A in Flute Performance from Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, CT. She earned her M.S in Organizational Psychology from the University of Hartford in West Hartford, CT.
Outside of work she is involved in the Run 169 Towns Society which means that she will be running at least one road race in each town in the state of Connecticut. In addition she still performs around the State of Connecticut with Hat City Flutes. In 2017 her chamber trio premiered a piece for 2 flutes and cello called “Capsaicin” By Nicole Chamberlain.