Sonya is Vice President of Community and External Affairs at Silver Eagle Distributors, the largest Anheuser-Busch distributor in the nation. She oversees all aspects of charitable contributions, governmental affairs, consumer awareness and education, communications and public affairs. Prior to joining Silver Eagle, she served in the White House as Deputy Assistant to the President for Domestic Policy and Director of Projects for the First Lady during the Bush years. Prior to working in the White House, she served as Director of the AT&T Corporate Foundation wherein she over-saw a $120 million budget for charitable giving. Sonya has also worked for the Republican National Committee and UNICEF. She works on numerous boards to help children in our city as well as on the College Ready Texas board that provides leadership and guidance to improve college readiness programs by aligning high school curriculum with college standards. Sonya has earned a myriad of awards at the local, state, and national levels. She has received the 40 Under 40 Rising Star Award and the Greater Chamber's WOW (Women's Opportunity Week) Award. La Prensa honored at the Outstanding Women's Awards Gala. Sonya has been inducted into the San Antonio Women's Hall of Fame. Congrats, Sonya, you're a true RISING STAR with the Women's Chamber.