Sonya Singh will return in 2019 as the Southeastern Photojournalism Conference (SEPJC) Moderator. Singh served as moderator during the first conference held in Nashville earlier this year.
“We’re excited to have Sonya back as moderator. She brought a new dynamic to the conference in our first year after changing locations,” said director of the conference. Bob Carey.
Singh is a freelance writer and photographer whose work has appeared in Los Angeles magazine, Rogue magazine, NME and Nylon, among others, specializing in culture and music. She has photographed artists from dusky clubs to stadium stages, traveled alongside bands, helped tell stories from inside maximum-security prison and interviewed hundreds of people from U.S. ambassadors to Slash. A graduate of Pepperdine University, Singh also advises student media in Southern California. Prior to that, she previously worked as an editorial assistant in London and in television production at BBC Worldwide in Los Angeles.