Founder and Executive Director
Sonja Neill-Turner is the founder and Executive Director of Brooklyn Sandbox overseeing the strategic direction of the school, admissions as well as school operations. Ms. Neill-Turner received a B.A. in Communications from the University of
Virginia. Her previous work experience entailed overseeing global education and leadership development for Sephora USA.
Sonja is a Park Slope parent and mom to Chase, a self-professed “mathamagician”. Her son’s limitless hours of play and discovery are the inspiration behind Brooklyn Sandbox.
An avid cyclist, you can find her on the rolling hills of the Hudson Valley or on the Prospect Park loop.