Program Associate, Civic Engagement and Government, Ford Foundation

Sabrina Fong is a program associate on the Civic Engagement and Government team, which works to protect and help civic spaces thrive so that all people have the opportunity to raise their voices, influence decisions, and hold governments accountable.

Prior to joining Ford, Sabrina worked as the deputy director of research at the New York City Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs, where she led its research and data work to inform and design inclusive immigrant policies and programs. She joined immigrant affairs from the mayor’s Office of Operations. Prior to that, she had also served as the associate director of operations at the NYC Charter Revision Commission and had also worked as a civic participation associate at the MinKwon Center for Community Action.

Sabrina graduated from the Macaulay Honors College at Hunter with a major in political science and a minor in Asian American studies.