Sharon was born and raised in Howards Grove, WI. She met her future husband, Craig, while she was at Lakeshore Technical College where she received a degree in Secretarial Science-Medical and he, Dispensing Optician. In 1984 they married and relocated to Wausau. She worked for Wausau Paper for 27 ½ years in both the Shipping Dept.-routing trucks and Customer Service/Sales-selling paper. After the mill closure, she went back to school and received a degree in Accounting. She began her employment with St. Marks on February 1st, 2016. She and Craig have two children, Son--Matthew lives in Madison, WI, and Daughter--Brittany who lives in Colorado. Her interests include a wide variety of crafts-quilting, needle work, and woodworking. She also enjoys motorcycling, snowshoeing, house remodeling, gardening, and landscaping.