Sonya Barnes in an international luxury life and style strategist. After almost two decades traveling the globe as an renown international image consultant to destinations such as Southeast Asia, Europe, and Vietnam working with Fortune 500 companies such as General Electric, Bank of America and others, Sonya has rebranded her business to be “women-centric” working with the modern woman to create and live fulfilling, extraordinary lives with style.
She has twice been named 25 Most Stylish and in 2017 and was named as one of Charlotte's Most Stylish Women by Southpark Magazine. In 2018, Mecklenburg Times named her as one of the 50 Most Influential Women in Charlotte, NC.
As a community leader, philanthropist, and advocate for women’s issues, she serves as Board of Directors of Leadership Charlotte (Board Chair, 2015-2016), The Arts Empowerment Project, Mitchell's Fund, and a founding Board Member of the Lunch Project (TLP) global non-profit servicing children in Tanzania, East Africa. She is an active participant in Women's Executive Charlotte, and Women's Impact Fund.