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Sonjha Phillips was born and raised in Oakland. She left Oakland to attend Loyola University of Chicago, where she earned her Bachelors in Sports Management and Minor in Marketing. After graduation, she moved to Ft. Lauderdale, FL to run a non-profit foundation for a Miami Dolphins football player. In 2013, Sonjha moved back to Chicago and co-founded 5th Quarter LLC, a company focused on assisting athletes in their transition off the field. While working at 5th Quarter LLC, Sonjha created the OAL Elite Football camp, which served 100+ student athletes through leadership development and athletics. Sonjha is excited to be back in Oakland helping student athletes to be successful both in the classroom and on the court/field/track.