Sonya Delley brings over 30 years of real estate banking and finance experience. Sonya has been the lead banker in over $500 million of investment in mixed-use new construction and rehab projects in the Detroit area, with a focus on the urban corridor.
Sonya is the Michigan Managing Director for PACE Equity, with her team member Henry Bright.
Sonya has worked on development projects across the spectrum of asset types and complexity of capital stacks. She has extensive experience leveraging tools such as New Markets Tax Credits, Historic Tax Credits, State Community Revitalization Program Dollars, tax abatements and Brownfield Tax financing.
Sonya is very involved in the community, currently serving on the boards for the Vanguard Community Development Corporation, Detroit Economic Growth Corporation, the Detroit Development Authority and the Orchards Children’s Services Advisory Board. She also enjoys creative writing and researching her family’s ancestry.