SONJA SAMUEL, VP OPERATIONS
Sonja brings more than 20 years of both corporate and non-profit leadership experience to Lionheart. With a passion for ministry and children, Sonja has traveled the globe as a consultant, speaker, short term missionary, and life empowerment strategist. She considers it a privilege to have worked with Fortune 500 corporations, various international organizations, government agencies and municipalities to accelerate growth, improve operations, build capacity, and transform communities. A former radio host, print model and Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader, Sonja began her business career as a Certified Public Accountant, which led her to corporate consulting and several years as a HR Manager overseeing General Affairs. In ministry, Sonja has served as a Development and Executive Director, a Bible teacher, Student Minister, and a church and leadership consultant. She currently serves on the pastoral staff of a local inner city church. Along with being an avid traveler and beach enthusiast, Sonja loves mentoring youth and young adults, and empowering people to impact their world, fulfill their destiny and make a divine difference!