Sophie Ban

Annual Giving and Events Manager

Sophie is the Annual Giving and Events Manager for Isles.  Previously, she was working towards her doctorate in philosophy at Syracuse University with a concentration in logic and philosophy of language.  Before finishing, she discovered “the meaning of life” in Trenton, where she has focused her pursuits on art, community development, and teaching at Mercer County Community College.  When she is not at Isles, she works with the Trenton Downtown Association on an inventory of public art, Championships Bar on their First Friday exhibits, the Mercer County Division of Culture and Heritage on the Teen Arts Festival.  Additionally, she is a working street artist with murals in Trenton and Philadelphia.  Sophie has a B.A. from Rutgers University, and a conciliatory M.A. from Syracuse University.