About Dr. Sonya

"America's Favorite College Dr."



Dr. Sonya is a Parent Education Coach helping minority families get strategic about college! 

Affectionately known as the "College Doc", she is a college planning expert with 18+ years of professional experience in institutions from Harvard to Devry. And in roles from Financial Aid Counselor to Chief Academic Officer & Dean of Academics. Currently an adjunct Professor at Beulah Heights University & College Success Instructor with Morehouse College's  Elite Summer Program (SMASH), where she works with high school students interested in STEM careers. 

As a relevant and committed educational leader she’s served as immediate past president of the Georgia Higher Education Alliance, member of the Georgia Women in Higher Education and Institutional lead for the National Association of Colleges & Universities.  In addition to several scholarly publications and conference presentations, Arizona State Teachers College & The Black Doctoral Network are the most recent.


Educational Credentials

B.A Sociology, Fisk University

Doctor of Education, Clark Atlanta University 

Post-Doc Multicultural Studies, University of Georgia 

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