Sonja Barringer



(707) 591-9310

Career Certificate, SRJC (Natural Resource Management and Watershed Management)

Growing up in the Black Forest of Germany, Sonja developed a love for nature early in life. She trained and worked as a nurse until she came to live in the US, where she immediately fell in love with California’s varied environments. Sonja’s background is mixed bag of Ecological Restoration, Native Plant Nursery Practices, and Parks and Open Space Operations and Maintenance. After working as a volunteer at Pepperwood for more than two years, she now considers herself proud to be a part of such an exquisite staff. Sonja’s role as Facilities Assistant consists of assisting with a wide variety of preserve management and maintenance tasks.