Sonta is the McGrath facilitator. She is from Shageluk and currently resides there with her husband and daughter. She works during the school year as an elementary teacher. Her background includes director of Future Educators of Alaska and owner of her own consulting business. She is completing her masters of arts in teaching from the University of Alaska Southeast, and her bachelors is in Rural Development from the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Sonta is familiar with I-AC and was a former student in the elementary education program. Sonta was recently elected Doyon Limited Director.