Sharron was born and raised in the UK and commenced her post-secondary education at John Abbott College in Montreal when her family moved to Canada. From there, she moved on to Concordia University, Loyola Campus to take a Bachelor of Commerce. She was a straight-A student graduating with distinction and with the marketing medal. She completed an MBA at The University of Toronto while working on Bay Street in the financial sector. A number of years later, while Mike worked on his PhD at Queen’s University, Sharron spent her time teaching in the business undergraduate program and helped students with career planning. The students’ enthusiasm, energy and passion were an inspiring and refreshing change for Sharron. She is the mother of four children and after many years as a corporate finance professional now spends her time devising ways to help university students.