Sharon is the Research Strategy Program Manager with the FNCWR team, responsible for managing research operations and supporting the Program Leader with strategic direction of the program.

Sharon completed a PhD in Environmental Toxicology at UQ’s Queensland Alliance for Environmental Health Sciences in 2012. She then worked as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow before moving into research development. Prior to her current role, she was Research Strategy and Operations Manager for the UQ Poche Centre for Indigenous Health.

Sharon has a strong commitment to supporting research that achieves equitable health and wellbeing for First Nations peoples.