Sonja Vilicic was born in Serbia and worked for the American Joint Distribution Committee in Budapest in various positions as an informal Jewish educator. Her favorite role was being being a Program Director of the Szarvas youth camp. There, Sonja co-ran the Matara youth leadership training program of the Rothschild Foundation (Hanadiv) Europe. She is a graduate of the Melton Senior Educators Program at Hebrew University , as well as the Adaptive Leadership Lab led by Jewish Agency. Today, Sonja lives in Belgrade, Serbia, where she is one of the founders and the Executive Director of the NGO, Haver Srbija. Haver Srbija aims is to introduce the non-Jewish population to the culture, history and tradition of the Jewish people as a step in confronting prejudices and discrimination. Sonja also coordinates the educational program Ledor Vador of the Federation of Jewish Communities of Serbia, is a facilitator for MASA and together with her friends and colleagues organizes Limmud Ex-Yu.