Sonja Lopez has been employed at The Newton School since it opened in 2009. Prior to this, she was a teacher at the Shire School, providing individualized, multi-sensory education to children in a small setting. Prior to this position, she was the Supervisor for the Education Division at the American Institute of Physics in College Park, Maryland for 20 years. In this role, she was responsible for developing, launching, and implementing projects that addressed and enhanced the undergraduate physics experience. Sonja is currently a classroom teacher and leads The Newton School’s Art program.