Sophia is both an award winning journalist and author. She contributes regularly to The Daily Beast/Women In the World, GRIO.com The Washington Post-Opinion,New York Times, Essence.com, Essence Magazine, and MSNBC. She is a recognized TV Personality, Columnist & Corporate Leadership Trainer. Nelson is also a former White House Correspondent & columnist for JET Magazine. She is author of the award winning 2011 non-fiction book, "Black Woman Redefined: Dispelling Myths and Discovering Fulfillment in the Age of Michelle Obama." Her 2nd book "The Woman Code: 20 Powerful Keys to Unlock Your Life." is in stores and is a best-seller on several national lists.