Sonia Roberts is a postdoctoral researcher at Northeastern University working on soft sensors for soft, knitted robots. Her PhD from the University of Pennsylvania is on improving the energetic cost of transport of legged robots on sand. With a team of students in the Penn Science Policy and Diplomacy Group, she won second place in a competition run by the Journal of Science Policy and Governance (JSPG) with a memo about algorithmic transparency. She now serves as an Associate Editor for JSPG.