Sonya Gavankar, daughter of an inventor and no stranger to technology, is a seasoned television and media personality. In addition to hosting The Tech Show, her work with the Newseum brings a cohesive voice to its 250,000 square feet of exhibit space and interactive programming. Additionally, she can be seen hosting programs and giving commentary on everything from hard news to cooking shows on ABC and CBS affiliates, PBS, QVC, SXSW and even the Puppy Bowl on Animal Planet!
For close to two decades she has trained millennials for job interviews using a unique connection between personal brand building and social graces. The launch of HerExchange.com brings a new perspective to insightful conversations and professional development tools with a cross platform approach of the written word, podcasts and live workshops.
Philanthropy is an important part of her life. She serves on several national boards that focus on education and social change, like the Hugh O’Brian Foundation, The Miss America Organization and Ladies America.