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Sonya Merrill

Industry Career Coach
Phone: 202-994-0637
[email protected]

Areas of Expertise

Science | Technology | Engineering | Math (STEM)

Dr. Merrill focuses on understanding trends in the industry sections seeking expertise in science, technology, engineering and math in order to help STEM students acquire advanced career skills and pursue occupational opportunities.  She assists students with resume and cover letter writing; building professional branding and social media use; and creating and executing internship and post-graduation job search strategies.

About Dr. Merrill

Dr. Merrill is a businesswoman and entrepreneur, certified career coach, trainer/facilitator, mentor, business consultant and academician with numerous years of industry section experience and academic instruction.  During her expansive career as a corporate officer and organizational strategist, she distinguished herself as a leader of large, high-performing teams and successful organizations.


Dr. Merrill earned a Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration from Temple University's Fox School of Business focusing on business strategy, organizational design and development, and health services administration.  Her Masters level education includes topics in civil engineering and in the management of information systems.


Dr. Merrill is a Certified Career Management Coach/Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® (MBTI®) Certified Practitioner.