Sonja is passionate about education and helping adult learners excel. At Meteor Learning she leads the development of our employer ecosystem, where her team partners with employers to close critical skills gaps.
Sonja is an Ed Tech veteran, having developed, built and scaled sales teams (including Aplia, Cengage Learning, DigiExam, and Real Time Cases). In this capacity, Sonja has focused applying her talents on next generation opportunities aimed at serving learners, institutions, and employers in new and differentiated ways. For example, at Aplia, a business founded by Nobel Prize winner Paul Romer, Sonja developed new ways to sell an entirely new and innovative digital solution to faculty and learners.
Sonja began her career in the cable industry working for CMT, TNN and Lifetime Television. These experiences honed Sonja’s employer skills, especially in an industry undergoing fundamental changes. Sonja holds a BA from the University of Mary Washington with a degree in Political Science and is a member of Pi Sigma Alpha, the National Political Science Honor Society.