Emily Sun

Communications and Development Manager


Emily joined VAI as Communications and Development Manager in February 2019 after earning her Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Aging with a minor in East Asian Languages and Culture and her Master’s in Public Administration (MPA) at the University of Southern California. She supports VAI by planning, creating, and implementing strategies related to programs, corporate and foundation support, individual giving, special fundraising events, marketing, and communications. Emily also supervises the Adult Literacy and Civic Education Program as well as Volunteer Recruitment and Engagement. She is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese.


Emily believes in equitable access to quality public education, loves dogs, and is always ready to have a good time.


Email Emily at emily.sun@hnvi.org.