Sonia has responsibility for corporate matters, business practices, and strategic planning. She is also a member of the firm’s investment committee, where she incorporates sustainability issues into investment decision making. She oversees environmental, social, and governance research, proxy voting, and the corporate engagement strategies of the firm. She also oversees the firm’s marketing, advisor, and client relationships. Previously, Sonia headed Ethical Investment Research Services’ (EIRIS) U.S. office and was a portfolio manager and investment research analyst at Baillie Gifford in Scotland, where she had responsibility for investments in Emerging Markets. Sonia holds a BS in Zoology from the University of Edinburgh and an MS in Investment Analysis from the University of Stirling, Scotland. She is an active member of US SIF (the Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment) as well as Womenade Boston, a women’s giving circle dedicated to raising awareness and funds for programs that positively impact the lives of women and teen girls in the Boston area. She is a board member of ICCR, the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility, a coalition of faith and values-driven organizations who view the management of their investments as a powerful catalyst for social change. She also teaches Ukrainian egg art (pysanky) in her spare time.