Sonia Pitts is a native of Asheville, where she grew up taking art classes from local instructors in early childhood. She graduated from the University of North Carolina in Asheville in 2002 with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, where she focused on Creative Arts Therapies. Sonia has been supporting adults with intellectual disabilities for over 20 years, and was a co-founder of Open Hearts Art Center.
Sonia oversees Human Resources, various program operations, outcome development, corporate compliance, as well as assists in strategic planning and organizational goal monitoring.
Sonia enjoys spending time with her family and friends, photography, urban exploration, mixed media design, traveling, gardening and seeing live music.