Sonja Persram, BSc,
MBA, LEED ® Accredited Professional and President of Sustainable Alternatives
Consulting Inc., combines her commitment
to the environment and
community, her education in
business and psychology, and her business management
acumen to provide
strategic policy and market research alternatives for her clients.
Ms. Persram develops facilitative relationships with a
broad spectrum of stakeholders and is comfortable consulting on green
matters with clients both knowledgeable and unacquainted with the issues.
She has a wide-ranging capacity for analysis, problem-solving and
implementation of complex sustainability projects. She gets to the heart of
topics and is known for accomplishing much within given timelines.
Among other client work, Ms. Persram has created public awareness presentations on
Energy, Transportation and Water technologies for Today’s Environmental
Solutions, and other projects.
She was a Contributing Editor and Green Syndicated
Columnist for, has authored several published
editorials for and was a member of the newspaper’s 2002-03
Community Editorial Board. She has written marketing copy for websites as
well as other corporate and ENGO promotional materials.
Persram served on the Canada Green Building Council Greater Toronto
Chapter's Business Development Committee and the US Green
Building Council's Social Equity Task Force.