Sonya Herrera is a freelance reporter for San José Spotlight. She lives in Mountain View, but was born and raised in Stockton and lived in San Jose for years while attending San José State University.
At SJSU, Sonya studied economics while writing about how local government policy affects businesses, workers and society at large. She has interned and reported for the Silicon Valley Business Journal, and aims to bring life and color to every story she writes. Sonya can be bribed with coffee, seasoned potato chips and veggie burritos.