Sharon Rajadurai supports TPI staff and clients through program management, research, and administrative support for a variety of client engagements and ongoing projects. Sharon is particularly passionate about international development and global justice issues like immigration and refugees, as well as women’s education.
Since before joining TPI in early 2021, Sharon has served as interim executive director of the Lady Doak College Foundation, which supports the women’s college of that name in Madurai, India. Prior to that, she was an operations associate at the Boston Network for International Development.
Sharon holds a Bachelor of Arts in Government and International Relations from Suffolk University. During her time there, she interned at several governmental and nonprofit organizations focused on diplomacy, equity, and social justice, such as WorldBoston, Asian American LEAD, and On Common Ground. In addition, she interned with New England International Donors (NEID), a networking organization that partners with TPI on research, education, and programming for funders.
Born in Torrance, California, Sharon grew up in Attleboro, Massachusetts, and now lives in North Attleboro. She enjoys spending free time with family and friends, reading, staying involved with her church community, traveling, and spending time outdoors.