Sophia Barron, Administrative Project Assistant, is a member of GG+A’s Consulting Resources team. In her role, Sophia provides support for GG+A’s Practice Area Leaders who oversee the Higher Education and Independent Schools practice areas. She is responsible for coordinating the Practice Area Leaders’ calendars for internal, client-facing, and marketing activities, coordinating practice area responsibilities, and more.
Before joining GG+A, Sophia served as a Fundraising Intern at Pandemic Professors, where she assisted in the planning of virtual fundraising campaigns and events, conducted prospective research for major donors, and reviewed grant applications for nonprofit institutions.
As the Stage Manager for the Northwestern University Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts, Sophia collaborated with professional directors and designers, distributed daily production reports to the full cast and team, and supervised all rehearsals for five department shows. She brings additional experience with the Northwestern University Jewish Theatre Ensemble, Writers Theatre, and House Theatre of Chicago.
Sophia received her Bachelor of Science degree in Theatre and Psychology, with a concentration in Theatre Management, from Northwestern University.