Sharon Steele, Development Director
Executive Officer, Sharon drives expansion and innovation of Senior Connections’ non-program related revenue.
Originally hired as Senior Connections’ director of volunteer and marketing services, she grew the volunteer corps by almost 30 percent and increased volunteer participation (hours volunteered) just as significantly. Sharon was also responsible for setting up stringent policies and procedures that increased safety for the volunteers and better reporting. Since assuming responsibility for the development department, Sharon has continued expanding services and revenue for the agency.
Prior to joining Senior Connections, Sharon worked in the mortgage, accounting and import/export industries in a wide range of positions including management of junior loan officers. She was selected as the Preferred Loan Officer for Century 21 Premiere Realty.
Sharon holds a Master of Business Administration from Keller Graduate School of Management and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Georgia State University. She is a graduate of Leadership DeKalb and is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals.