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Sonja Leslie Hoel

Sonja Leslie Hoel, American venture capitalist.

Background

  • Hoel, Sonja Leslie was born on July 6, 1966 in Pittsburgh. Daughter of Lester Arneman and Unni Sonja (Blegen) Hoel.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science with distinction, University Virginia, 1988. Postgraduate, Harvard University.

    Career

    • Finance assistant London Stock Exchange, 1988. Investment analyst TA Associates, Boston, since 1989. Teaching assistant University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1987, computer consultant, 1987-1988, computer analyst, 1987-1988, laboratory consultant, l988-89.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Big sister Madison House, Charlottesville, 1985-1989, tutor, 1985-1986. Chairman area committee rehabilitation research benefit Muscular Sclerosis Society, Charlottesville, 1988. Member fundraising committee, shelter volunteer Women's Lunch Place, 1989-1991.

    Member National Venture Capital Association, New England Venture Capital Association, National Business Incubation Association, Beta Gamma Sigma, National Honor Society, Kappa Delt.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, sailing, lacrosse, horseback riding, literature.

    Connections

    • father: Lester Arneman Hoel
    • mother: Unni Sonja (Blegen) Hoel
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    Born July 6, 1966
    (age 51)
    • 1988
      University Virginia
    • 1988
      Finance assistant, London Stock Exchange
    • 1989
      investment analyst, TA Associates
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States