Won Ha leads Energy Foundation’s Strategic Communications team and serves as a senior advisor to grantees, advocacy allies, and philanthropic partners.
From 2008 to 2014, he was the national Executive Director of Issues and Brand Management at Kaiser Permanente, one of the nation’s largest nonprofit health plan and hospital systems. As a senior advisor to C-suite executives and their leadership teams, Won led communications strategies that addressed issues and crises spanning health care reform, government relations, and business operations, as well as clinical and labor issues. Prior to Kaiser Permanente, Won held senior communications roles in various industries, providing counsel to executive teams at Wells Fargo, Gap Inc., and Genentech. He previously worked as a news producer in radio journalism.
Won attended U.C. Berkeley where he earned an M.A. in History and a B.A. in Rhetoric.