Director of Industry Solutions, Objective
Sonya Sherman is a qualified librarian, archivist and records manager with over 20 years’ experience designing digital information management solutions, delivering IM services and training. Her passion is helping people create, find, use and share information. She believes informed people make better decisions that lead to a more equitable society. Sonya has held senior public policy roles for data and information management in Australia, UK and the Caribbean where she provided strategic advice on information governance, open data and data sharing. She has developed legislation for public records, FOI and data sharing; as well as international standards, policy and guidance for digital records management. She is currently the Director of Industry Solutions at Objective Corporation, working with government and councils on digital transformation for internal processes. Sonya is a strong advocate for public sector innovation, using data and information for better services, policy outcomes and public value.