Sona Stroud serves as Senior Vice President, Executive Search and Partner at Slone Partners. With more than 20 years of experience in healthcare and life sciences, Sona has extensive market knowledge and a proven track record of successful key executive and leadership placements across multiple verticals and a wide array of companies.
Sona has a Master’s Degree in Counseling and is an exceptional listener. People are naturally willing to open up to her and voice their ideas, goals, and concerns. This distinctive ability allows Sona to connect with clients and candidates at a deeper level to quickly assess their unique recruitment needs, find the perfect match for each role, and build successful teams. Sona is passionate about continuously assessing what is best for Slone Partners’ clients and candidates and delivering the right talent in each placement.
Before joining Slone Partners in 2011, Sona spent nearly a decade with Pfizer, where she was consistently recognized as a top performer, won multiple awards, and was welcomed to the prestigious President’s Club. Sona also served as a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor to help place people with disabilities back into the workforce.
In her free time, Sona enjoys writing, traveling, and spending time with her husband and three children.