Sonya’s specialties include leadership, peer coaching, team development, emotional and social intelligence. Sonya’s recent senior executive roles have included: Charles Darwin University, Director of Professional Standards; Northern Territory Department of Education, Senior Manager Phases of Learning and Regional Mentor Capacity Building; The Centre for School Leadership Darwin and Cognitive Coaching Training Associate.
Sonya holds a Bachelor of Education: Further Education and Training from the University of Southern Queensland, Australia and a Graduate Diploma in Psychology from Charles Darwin University, Australia. She is currently completing a Masters of Education International. Sonya is also a member of both the International Coach Federation (ICF) and the Emotional Intelligence Teaching and Research Institute (EITRI). She is co-author of the book, “Economic Productivity and Global Education: A Critique”.