Accredited Practising Dietitian, PhD
Sonja is an Accredited Practising Dietitian with a special interest in the benefits of healthy nutrition across the lifespan. She was awarded her PhD in 2008, which examined the importance of adequate milk intake for improved health outcomes across the lifespan. She then worked as a lecturer in nutrition within Deakin University’s Faculty of Health, where she enjoyed teaching all levels of university students and occupying chair positions across a range of nutrition and exercise subjects.
Sonja subsequently joined Australia’s Own, to take up the position of General Manager – Nutrition. From this platform, Sonja is in a position to positively influence the nutrition profiles of Australia’s Own Diamond pro+ Premium Early Life Nutrition range, to reflect current scientific knowledge and to support parents with information on Australia’s Own Diamond pro+ range and other Australia’s Own products.