Born in Guatemala City, the oldest of four siblings, Sonia was raised by her mother and grandmother. Attended school in Guatemala and graduated from Texas A&M University in 1980, with a degree in Manufacturing Engineering Technology, with a minor in Manufacturing and Materials Science.
Her corporate life started at Texaco Guatemala Inc. in 1981, where she held several positions for almost a decade. Strategic Planning and Human Resources Management were her primary fields.
Sonia has ample experience in Management, Advertising, Public Relations, Marketing, Social Media, as well as, Manufacturing processes, Revenue Management, Supply Chain Management.
Technical translation has been her passion since her days in the oil industry. Sonia is a Professional Translator (English <–> Spanish), specializing in Financial, Legal, Technical and Medical fields.
Sonia has one daughter and has recently married. She and her husband live in Dallas, TX.