She has one of those legendary Washington DC commutes from her suburban home in Northern Virginia to Fort Meade in Maryland where she works as a civilian after an army career where she served in Iraq. While she lives up to the Army motto of getting more done before 9 am than most people get done in a day, her second day begins when she gets off work. Evenings are spent in acting classes, rehearsals, and performances. Boneza works with a variety of theater companies playing in everything from ancient classics to contemporary dramas — though her heart will always belong to Shakespeare, her supportive husband Darryl, and their pet pit bull.
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