Sunny has been facilitating since 1973. She spent 18 years working with the Institute of Cultural Affairs (ICA) in developing methods and processes to ensure the full participation of people engaged together in any effort. Sunny served more than ten of those years overseas, primarily in the Pacific and Latin America. She remains a consultant and trainer with ICA -USA. She joined the Council of Energy Resource Tribes (CERT) as Senior Facilitator in 2006 to expand its capacity in participatory decision making as a tool toward more effective development of Tribal economies in alignment with each Tribe's vision and priorities. Sunny is a founding member of the International Association of Facilitators (IAF) where she co-chaired the first conference in Denver in 1995 and has served as Membership Chair, Secretary, and Executive Coordinator. She is an IAF Certified Professional Facilitator | Emeritus (CPF|E), a Certified Technology of Participation Facilitator (CTF) and is an Assessor in both programs. She was recently conducted into the IAF Hall of Fame. Sunny is also a Technology of Participation (ToP®) Mentor Level Trainer and has worked at the national level on curriculum design.
Listen to a interview with Sunny'on Meeting Tips Radio.