Sonya L. Clark, Ed.D., has a management career spanning over 15 years in the DC/MD/VA
area. This fall she joins the USA family as the Director of the Professional Readiness
and Engagement Program (PREP) after almost 10 years in higher education, more recently,
as the first Training Coordinator for the Department of Communications at Alabama
State University (ASU) in historic Montgomery, Ala. where for over seven years she
provided professional development workshops, internship placement and career planning
Clark earned her doctorate in Educational Leadership, Policy & Law from ASU and holds Master’s degrees in Applied Management and Human Resources Management from Troy University. Her undergraduate degree is a Bachelor of Arts in Communications with an emphasis in Print Journalism. Her desire is to work with others to help them to conceptualize and achieve their career goals. She has a 21 year old son, Carleton, who is completing his senior year as a Computer Information Systems major at ASU. He hopes to become a Jaguar for graduate school.