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Sonia K. Singh

Adjunct Professor


Sonia Singh is the Principal of Sonia Singh International LLC, a leadership coaching, training, and consulting firm.

Over the past two decades, Sonia has trained and coached over 2000 emerging and experienced leaders in developing key leadership competencies. She previously served as an Executive Director of Business Transformation, Culture Leader, and Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt at multiple local not-for-profits and global Fortune 100 companies.


  • Project Management
  • Leadership
  • Lean Six Sigma


  • International Coaching Federation, ACC Certification , 2020
  • UC Davis, Professional Coaching Certificate , 2018
  • Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt Certification , 2008
  • Tulane University, MHA in Health Systems Management, 2002
  • Northern Illinois University, BA in Psychology, minor in Community Health, 2000

Prior Experience

  • Culture Leader, Optum
  • Executive Director, Transformation, John Muir Health
  • Senior Managing Lean Consultant, Sutter Health
  • Organizational Effectiveness Consultant, Cardinal Health

Selected Publications

  • Harnessing the Power of Emotional Intelligence in Leadership, The Lean Mag, Feb 2021

  • Leading During Times of Uncertainty, Cost Management Journal, May/June 2020