Award winning Poet, Activist and Transformational Leader Sonya Renee believes in the life shifting power of art. Sonya is Founder of the intersectional international movement; The Body is Not An Apology, a global coalition of over 26,000 people focused on radical self-love and body empowerment. She is the creator of the RUHCUS Project (Radically Unapologetic Healing Challenge 4 US) a 30-day transformational healing action to address pain, shame, trauma and fear in our lives.
Sonya is a National and International poetry slam champion, author and educator who has mesmerized audiences across the US, New Zealand, Australia, England, Scotland, Sweden, Canada and the Netherlands as well as in prisons, mental health treatment facilities, homeless shelters, universities, festivals and public schools across the globe.
Believing that art is a vehicle for social change, Sonya's wild success can be attributed to her commitment to creating art that challenges, engages and heals the human spirit.