Donald Sonnefeld received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Brigham Young University. He then received a Master of Science in Industrial Safety Management from the University of Central Missouri, where he was awarded the Outstanding Graduate Student in the Safety Science & Technology Department and inducted into Phi Kappa Phi honor society. He is a Certified Safety Professional (BCSP) and formerly a Certified Director of Safety(NATMI). He received a Juris Doctorate degree from the University at Buffalo School of Law, where he was the Public Relations Director for the Buffalo Moot Court Board and a member of the Federalist Society.
For over 25 years, Donald has worked to help companies stay in compliance with government regulations, manage risk, and improve employee safety and health. As a former small business owner, he understands the needs and concerns of entrepreneurs and small companies. He has also served on the Board of multiple non-profit organizations.
Donald is admitted to practice in the states of New York and Idaho.