Ms Sonam Yangchen is currently working as the Executive Director for Bhutan Cancer Society. She received her degree in Bachelors in Business Administration from the Lewis Clark State College in IDAHO, USA and Master in International Administration and Global Governance from the Gothenburg University in Sweden. She worked as a research analyst with Bhutan Inter-disciplinary Research and Development. She also served as a member of National Council of Bhutan from 2008-2013. In addition, she has volunteered with non-profit organization at Bhutan Olympic Committee and Bhutan Tennis Federation in Thimphu as a coach and trainer for young athletes.