Ms. Sasha Stinchfield

Ms. Sasha Stinchfield

Associate Managing Director
Chief of Staff
Arizona State University

Sasha Stinchfield is the Associate Managing Director of Strategic Initiatives/Chief of Staff in the ASU Vietnam Representative Office in Ho Chi Minh City. In this role, Sasha works closely with the ASU Associate Vice Provost for Southeast Asia, ASU Chief Representative of the Representative Office, and ASU Vietnam Project Directors to plan, organize and manage the local operations of the Representative Office and actively participates in both the near- and long-term strategic planning. A primary focus is in the development of new projects and programs that support the Fulton Schools’ and ASU’s vision for growth in Vietnam and Southeast Asia. Additional responsibilities include acting as Chief of Staff to the HEEAP Director/ASU Associate Vice Provost SE Asia Programs, while implementing ASU's strategy for building and maintaining strategic relationships and business development for both existing and prospective clients within all sectors, audiences and organizations served by the Fulton Schools and broader ASU capabilities.

Previously, Stinchfield was with the ASU International Development Office where she served as proposal development manager, leading the strategic development of new grants, project management, processes innovation and relationship management. She has extensive experience cultivating and consulting on major global funded initiatives, such as with the United States Agency for International Development, World Bank, and other donor organizations. In addition, she has led the project management of global projects in Brazil and South America. She holds an executive master’s degree in sustainability leadership and a bachelor’s degree in global studies from ASU.