Sonia joins Valley Vision as a Project Associate, focusing on the Regional Prosperity Plan. Sonia attended CSU Sacramento where she studied Psychology, and later went on to receive her Masters of Public Health from Columbia University with an emphasis in Sociomedical Sciences and Health Policy & Practice. Her research interests include minority entrepreneurship; and the relationship between religiosity and depression within the African American community.
Before joining Valley Vision Sonia held a role in sales and operations management in the private sector for three years. Being in management within a new industry built Sonia’s leadership skills and the ability to see a goal from a macro and micro perspective. She is excited to bring her diverse industry background to Valley Vision and the Sacramento region.
Sonia enjoys spending time with family – including her dog, Oliver, hiking, and dancing!