Sonya Vann DeLoach
Associate Editor, NextBillion
Sonya Vann DeLoach is Associate Editor of NextBillion.net, WDI’s affiliate site. Vann DeLoach is responsible for collaborating with NextBillion contributors, editing their work, and assisting with social media distribution. She is an award-winning journalist who was previously a copy editor for the Detroit Free Press, where she worked with reporters and editors on front-page, business and feature stories for both web and print editions of the newspaper. She also worked as a freelance book editor. A graduate of Wayne State University, Vann DeLoach speaks French and Japanese.