Clearview Regional High School
Mullica Hill, NJ
Sonja Hegel is a junior at Clearview Regional High School in Mullica Hill, NJ. She is a leader of her school’s Students in Action team and vice president of Clearview’s Students United for Respect and Equality club. Sonja educates her community on issues such as global poverty, women’s rights, food insecurity, and the inequalities/discrimination faced by minorities. She is committed to bringing education to all across the world and believes that education is the key to improving communities, towns, countries, and eventually the world. She is also an advocate for women’s rights and women’s equality. She is looking forward to expanding the outreach of her service projects and is determined to make a change in the lives of others.