Sharon previously practiced as a community pharmacist and a hospital pharmacist. She volunteers as a pharmacist and serves on the Board of Directors for the Good Shepherd Community Clinic, a non-profit free medical clinic for the uninsured population of Morgan County, Indiana. Sharon also serves on the Board of Directors for Stability First, a non-profit organization established to address multiple issues associated with the alleviation of poverty.
Sharon graduated from Butler University with a BS in Pharmacy and earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Florida.
Before her pharmacy career, Julia served as Senior Scientific Editor at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, a global leader in the research and treatment of catastrophic pediatric diseases. While at St. Jude, she gained extensive experience in medical writing, particularly in developing medical and scientific articles for journal publication. JUlia is a graduate of the University of Mississippi Medical Center (PhD, microbiology and immunology) and Mississippi College (BS, biological sciences).