Sharon served her cadetship 20 years ago at the WA daily tabloid the Kalgoorlie Miner where she specialised in mining news. At The West Australian, she extended her coverage to include daily stock markets and the emerging tech sector.
At The Age, Sharon specialised in reporting banking and finance news, including the collapse of Australian insurer HIH and the emergence of superannuation as a mainstream concern for Australians.
She has written for business magazines and worked for the Bendigo Bank and the Bendigo Advertiser.
From 2007, she shifted focus to education and worked as a sessional teacher at the Bendigo Tafe in the Professional Writing and Editing course for more than four years.
She worked at the Bendigo Weekly and now is News reader and reporter for Triple M and Hit FM in Bendigo and Gippsland.
Saturday 10 August 1.30pm Ulumbarra Theatre MONEY AND ETHICS