Since May of 2010, Sonja has been responsible for article distribution at n-ost and for its online magazine ostpol.de. She formerly worked as a business editor at the German public broadcasters, SWR and RBB. She studied journalism and political science in Munich and holds a Master's degree in European Studies from the London School of Economics. Sonja received her journalistic education at the German School of Journalism (DJS) in Munich. In 2006 she worked as a guest editor at Polish media in Warsaw on an IJP-scholarship. Her main regional focus is Poland.