Public Speaking &
Sharon's experience in public speaking has put her on stage in front of audiences ranging from the direct and personal connection of boardrooms and corporate retreats, to the vast and diverse audiences of gala dinners and corporate luncheons. She speaks regularly at mental health events and conferences as a keynote and workshop facilitator.
Sharon is sought out by organizations for her ability to engage, educate, and entertain her audiences. Her passion for inspiring others is combined with her love of sharing information and drawing insight from her own personal and professional experiences. Sharon's passion for neuroscience, leadership development, and personal growth inform her desire to speak to others to inspire them find what drives them to fulfillment and success.
Sharon's educational experience provided a natural foundation for her facilitation work. Additionally, she draws on her professional and political experiences, and her training in peer support, mental health, and leadership development creating environments for transformative and sustainable individual and organizational growth. Her passion for helping people find and strengthen hidden assets led Sharon to create accessible and empowering pop-culture based mental health programs under her Speak Up brand, where she guides clients in the reframing of mental health and neurodiversity diagnoses for success and growth.