Sharon joined Loudoun Pediatric Associates as a Nurse Practitioner in February 2001. She completed the Family Nurse Practitioner Program at Georgetown University, earning her Master of Science degree, and received her undergraduate degree in nursing from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Sharon completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at the University of Virginia in 2012. She is certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She has worked at Georgetown University’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and the INOVA Fairfax Emergency Department. She is a Board-Certified Lactation Consultant. Her professional interests include newborn care, breastfeeding, childhood nutrition, and adolescent healthcare. Sharon lives in Reston with her husband and daughter. Her personal interests include gardening, yoga, cooking and family activities.