A personal injury lawyer, Sharon was admitted to the Alberta bar in 1983 after earning her B.Sc. Honors (1979) at St. Francis Xavier University and her LL.B. (1982) at the University of New Brunswick.
Sharon is currently a member of the Alberta Civil Trial Lawyers Association. Sharon is a Legal Sector Liaison for the Sign of Hope annual fundraising campaign for the programs offered by Catholic Social Services to people of ALL faiths and cultures. She is also a Volunteer with the Alberta Lawyers Assistance Society pilot peer support program, providing confidential support to lawyers with personal issues. Away from the office, she is an avid golfer and runner.