Sonia D. Pina
Sonia D. Pina is an Event Manager, Video Producer and Audio Engineer. She is the co-founder of MIJIS Productions, a media company producing creative work with artists from around the world. Ms. Pina has worked independently and completed projects for companies such as BAMM.tv and Google. She was the Lead Organizer for Batala San Francisco’s Encontro 2016, weeklong gathering for 120 drummers from abroad; activities included tourism, performances, and celebrations. Also, she was the Festival Producer for CubaCaribe Festival and Dance and Music, a three-week long festival that included dance performances, lecture/demos, and a film screening at four venues. She was born in Havana, Cuba and has been a Bay Area resident for over 10 years. She is the Musical Director for Batala San Francisco, and a dancer for Mahea Uchiyama’s Halau KaUa Tuahine.