Sonya A May has nearly ten years of experience working in the film and television industry. She started her career as a video editor for a documentary and non-profit marketing production house in Kentucky.
In 2017 she made the move to Georgia and began working on independent films and shorts as an editor and script supervisor. She then shifted gears to day play on various sets as a production assistant and COVID compliance assistant. She worked on shows like Marvel’s The Falcon and The Winter Soldier and the CW’s Legacies.
Sonya also worked with Mirror Box Films, a production company based in Atlanta that was focused on building community around independent genre films. She co-hosted the Mirror Box Films podcast in 2019.
In 2021, Sonya moved to New York City to work on Apple TV+’s The Problem with Jon Stewart. She climbed the ranks from production assistant to assistant production office coordinator in season 1 to associate producer in season 2.
In her free time, Sonya loves attending concerts, hiking, and curling up with a cup of green tea and a good book. She is a serial hobbyist who loves to give anything a try and enjoys knitting, painting, origami, and photography.