Founder and Board Of Directors Chair
Shaun Bernier is Founder and Board Chair of HandsOn Hong Kong. Shaun founded HandsOn Hong Kong in 2007 and served previously as its Executive Director. Before relocating to Hong Kong, she developed an expertise in U.S. social policy and advocacy, working in the public sector in New York City and Washington, D.C. There she worked in city and federal government for elected officials, and at think-tanks and non-profit organizations focusing on advocacy for lower-income workers and families. In Hong Kong, Shaun previously served as Managing Director of Community Business and Director of Volunteer Operations for the Clinton Global Initiative Asia. She is based in Singapore and is an angel investor, focusing primarily on emerging consumer brands and sustainability. She holds a Masters of Public Administration from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University in New York, NY.