Sonya Fraser, a graduate of Dalhousie University, obtained her CPA, CA designation in 1998, and became a Partner at EY in 2008. Sonya has served as Global Client Service Partner for several of EY's complex global accounts. Throughout her tenure with EY, Sonya has been a key business partner and adviser for both public and private organizations.
Sonya has served in many leadership roles within EY and is currently the Atlantic Assurance Leader and Canadian Audit Leader. In her role as Canadian Audit Leader, Sonya leads EY’s national service line of over 1,500 professionals focused on talent, service delivery, and operations of EY’s audit practice. She is also the EY Halifax Office Managing Partner.
Within the local community, Sonya has served on numerous boards including ICANS and the Public Accountants Board of Nova Scotia. She has supported many local and national organizations such as Pathways to Education in Spryfield, supporting youth education and helping students reach high school graduation. Sonya currently serves as Audit Committee Chair for the IWK Health Centre board of directors and as Vice Chair and Audit Committee Chair of the YMCA Halifax board of directors. Sonya is also a member of the Women’s Leadership Collaborative, led by YWCA Halifax, which provides a forum for women to build networks and achieve their full potential.