Sharon Overton | Emerge Pennsylvania

Class of 2016

Sharon OvertonSharon is a mother, wife, and grandmother, she believes that there is good in everyone. After working over 30 years in the Insurance Industry, she began working for a non-profit organization, Philadelphians Organized to Witness Empower and Rebuild (POWER).  In addition to supporting Bishop Royster, Sharon manages the POWER office and leads POWER’s data systems.

Sharon found out about Emerge from a mutual friend, and decided she wanted to explore something new in her life after she retires at the end of 2016. Sharon graduated in 2012 from Arcadia University after a long journey as a part-time student. Her goals are finishing the Emerge program, and seeking a political office best suited to help people in her county.  

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