Sonya is a Co-Founder of Nature Unplugged, a wellness education and leadership development company that promotes engaged living in the digital age. Before starting Nature Unplugged, she worked in higher education administration for over 12 years including the University of North Carolina Wilmington, Duke University, the University of California, Los Angeles and most recently, the University of San Diego.
Sonya received her Master of Education in Student Affairs from the University of California, Los Angeles and her Master of Arts in Leadership Studies from the University of San Diego.
An east-coast native, Sonya grew up outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and has enjoyed living across the states and abroad. She has lived in Southern California for over six years now, planting roots in Encinitas, California with her husband and business partner, Sebastian Slovin.