Sonja M. Haggert is a veteran of several sales, marketing, and communications positions. She spent much of her career with Met-Pro Corporation becoming vice president and general manager of its Keystone Filter Division, where she discovered her passion for mentoring and teaching.
Over the course of her 30 year career she was contributing editor and writer for numerous trade publications, including leading edge chapters for two books published by Richard D. Irwin, Inc.
These experiences sparked and ignited her passion to write and mentor, and helped launch a successful second career as a business writer and editor in the field of investing.
“Being a novice in the field of investment, but experienced as a writer and editor, made for an intriguing reason to write this book,” explains Haggert.
"I hope it is the key that ignites your desire to invest and gives you helpful insights from my personal learning experience. My goal is to make the seemingly complex world of investing simple and practical, providing practical solutions to questions you have asked yourself."
Sonja is on the board of Laurel House, a non-profit working to end domestic violence. During her time there she has served in numerous capacities including Co-President. At present, she is active on various committees including chair of the investment committee.
Sonja and husband Brian were instrumental in developing and formalizing the board of directors for Let’s Go Play, a non-profit for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Sonja has a B.S. in Business Administration from Villanova University. She and Brian reside in suburban Philadelphia.