East Belfast Association Secretary
Castlereagh Central Secretary
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Biography: Sonia served in the Royal Ulster Constabulary before being honourably discharged following a serious injury. Sonia, who is also a member of the Ulster Unionist Party is currently Secretary of the East Belfast Association, as well as her branch in Castlereagh Central, of which her husband and MLA, Michael is Chairman. She also recently served as Election Agent to six candidates in the 2011 Assembly and Council elections.
Together they have two children: Sarah, who works in community development and Matthew, who has just finished a degree at Queens University and intends to follow a career in medicine after further study. She recently celebrated becoming a grandmother in 2012 when Harrison was born to daughter, Sarah and her husband Graham.