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Nominee Bio: Sonia Ryan

Nominee for President-elect:

 Sonia Ryan

Sonia Ryan
Director of College Counseling
Justin -Siena High School (CA)

 

EXPERIENCE

NACAC:
• Member, 2010-present;
• Affiliate Presidents Council: 2016-19

Western ACAC:
• Member, 2010-present;
• Presidential Cycle: President-elect, 2016-17; President, 2017-18; Past President, 2018-19;
• NACAC Assembly Delegate, 2016-19; Chief Delegate 2018-19;
• Admission Practices Committee: Chair, 2014-16

Other Professional Organizations: 
• College Board: Member, 2010-present;
• California Association of School Counselors: Member, 2003-2010;
• 3C4A-California Community College Counselors/Advisors Academic Association for Athletics: Member, 2002-2006

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
• Justin-Siena High School, Napa, CA: Director of College Counseling, 2020-present;
• Saint Mary’s College High School, Berkeley, CA: Director of College Counseling, 2010-20;
• Rodriguez High School, Fairfield, CA: School Counselor, 2007-10;
• Alhambra High School Martinez, CA: School Counselor, 2003-07;
• Solano Community College, Fairfield, CA: Athletic/Adjunct Counselor, 2002-06

EDUCATION:
• M.A. Sacramento State University, Sacramento, CA;
• B.A. Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, CA

PRESENTATION HIGHLIGHTS:
•  2020 Western ACAC Annual Conference Share, Learn, Connect Professional Development: Don’t Stop Believen’: New College Counseling Practices During Uncertain Times;
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2018 NACAC Annual Conference: Where Women Find Professional Fulfillment After the Rookie Years-Part II;
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2018 Western ACAC Annual Conference: Where Women Find Professional Fulfillment After the Rookie Years-Part II



 

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