Sonia (she/her/hers) is developing an interdisciplinary practice. She is researching emerging technology (see the brooklyn project) while writing her first creative project.

Sonia started her career as an information technology (IT) analyst in the finance sector and gradually shifted to a social impact-driven focus. Her mission is to create solutions for marginalized population groups. Her projects have helped fulfill this alongside her passions for visual storytelling, human-centered design, and building equitable systems.

strategy · creative · impact represents the foundation of Sonia's work. Feel free to contact her to learn more.
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work

strategy · impact consultant

freelance

2019-2021

blockchain solutions + investment

Applied Blockchain (2021)

TheBlockBox (2020)

Harmonic Chain LLC (2019)

social impact organizations

Apne Aap Women Worldwide (2019)

The Changing Room 11 (2019)

strategy consultant

Acceleration Group

2017-2018

UX research + design

NYU Tandon Future Labs

2016

IT business analyst

UBS

Graduate Training Program (GTP)

2013-2016

education

human-centered design for augmented reality (AR) + virtual reality (VR)

RLab (NYU Tandon)

2020

creative writing I

Berlin Writers' Workshop

2018

human-computer interaction (HCI) for user experience (UX) design

MIT CSAIL

2018

BSc Business and Technology Management (finance concentration)

NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Magna Cum Laude

2009-2013

NYU Stern School of Business (2013)

Entrepreneurial Finance (FINC-GB.3361.00)

Indepdendent Research Project (2013)

6-month financial analysis of Coty, Inc.

NYU London (2012)

highlights

volunteer

NYS DOF Techsprint

2021

Brooklyn Community Services

2020

CoronaTracker

2020

business mentor

Blockchain for Social Impact Coalition (BSIC)

2020, 2018

Smart Shower Project

2018-2020

SINGA Business Lab

2018-2019

SAP.iO

2018

languages

human

advanced (fluent)

English, Spanish

beginner

German, Italian

computer

intermediate

CSS, HTML

beginner

Processing, Python, SQL