Sharon initially worked in the banking sector before following her interest in sports management, first at UWIC (University of Wales Institute of Cardiff) then working for Cardiff Council.
At Cardiff’s Leisure department Sharon’s roles ranged from swimming coach to receptionist and then centre manager. After 19 years in Leisure, Sharon moved to the council’s Education department where she managed a team providing business support across several different areas within the directorate that supported vulnerable children across the city.
Sharon has a particular interest in issues affecting people with Additional Learning Needs and people seeking asylum in the UK. She’s currently learning Makaton.
BA (Hons) Recreation & Leisure Management University of Wales, Institute of Cardiff
Out of Office
Sharon has two young boys – this occupies most of her time.
She loves to bake, and the office can vouch for the excellence of her cakes.
Away from the office, Sharon can usually be found at her favourite beach in West Wales with her family – she’s keeping secret which one. Sorry.