Sonya Haskins
Founder VR Community Builders

Well known as the “Cyber Guardian,” Kavya Pearlman is an award-winning cybersecurity professional with a deep interest in immersive and emerging technologies. Kavya is the founder of non-profit, XR Safety Initiative (XRSI). XRSI is the first global effort that promotes privacy, security, ethics and develops standards and guidelines for the industry collectively known as XR.

Sonya Haskins is the founder of VR Community Builders, a community-driven company that promotes positive experiences in VR. Sonya is also a respected journalist in the field of VR esports and she’s the VR Esports Editor at VR Fitness Insider and the Editor in Chief of Ready Hacker One (an XRSI awareness initiative). Sonya was the first female player to qualify for the VR League North American Regional Championships, as well as the first seated player in the league. She has written 8 books and lives with her family in Northeast Tennessee.