Sharon (Ph.D., MPH, Principal of TERSHA LLC) is first and foremost grounded in her cultural identity as a Ghanaian-American and embraces her other intersectional facets of being a wife and mom in her work. She is a former board member and sits on the Education Council of AcademyHealth, is author of a children’s book, a poet, and a consultant. She is also an Adjunct Professor at Texas Woman’s University.
As a community scholar-activist, she found her path from engineering to public health, and her work involves engaging national mobile clinic programs.Her work vision is rooted in culturally responsive and equitable tools for co-designing research and evaluation initiatives with communities. As a speaker and facilitator, Sharon has also presented at several conferences, published various articles, chairs and serves as an advisor for a number of entities, and facilitated a number of trainings.