Sharon has worked for over 20 years in various business sectors focused on strategically growing businesses while equipping leaders and individuals for success. In 2011, Sharon joined the Faculty of the College of Business at East Carolina University where she teaches a Leadership course for Junior Business majors. She also continues to consult with organizations and provide customized training and development solutions and HR expertise through East Carolina University Professional Programs Division.
Prior to joining the University, Sharon spent 15 years as Human Resources Manager with Wachovia and Wells Fargo bank. She has also had roles as Senior Manager of Customer Service and Administration with United States Cellular and owned several businesses in eastern North Carolina.
Sharon earned a BSBA in Small Business Management and an MBA from East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina. She also holds a Senior Professional in Human Resources designation.
She holds specialized certifications in a number of programs including The Big 5, Change Style Indicator ,DDI, Disc, and Influencing Styles. She is also a certified trainer with the Emily Post Institute.
Active in the community, Sharon has served on numerous Boards and Committees for community organizations and non-profits. She has earned several awards during her career including the Uncommon Wisdom Award from Wachovia and the outstanding partnership award from Wells Fargo.
Sharon resides in Greenville with her husband and two children.