Sonya Smithers, MSc

Senior Associate, KBRS
Sonya Smithers

Sonya brings exuberant energy and over 10 years of human resource advisory experience to the KBRS consulting team.  

Sonya's expertise includes leadership coaching, personnel selection systems, workplace morale assessment, and behaviourally based interview techniques. In addition, she has conducted numerous job and competency analyses for various organizations in the US and Canada. 

Sonya has taught courses at Saint Mary's and thrives on sharing her knowledge of psychology with the next generation. An avid researcher, Sonya has been published in the Journal of Dental Education and has written leadership papers for the Department of National Defence. 

Education and Certifications:  

  • Master of Science, Industrial Organizational Psychology, Saint Mary’s University  
  • Bachelor of Science, Psychology (Hons), Saint Mary’s University  

Passions, Community Involvement and Personal Interests: 

  • Works with women who struggle with work-family conflicts 
  • Mother to three daughters, whom she says are her greatest and most-prized accomplishment
Sonya Smithers