Sharron has lived in Anchorage for the last 10 years having moved from Houston Texas where she started running in the 1980s. She and her husband fell in love with Alaska after spending several summer vacations participating in half marathons and going fishing.
Sharron has run 22 marathons including London and Paris. She is also a Houston Marathon veteran having run and finished 10 of them. Sharron married her husband 20 years ago after finishing the Honolulu Marathon. She has run one 50K ultra and numerous 5Ks, 10Ks and half marathons.
Sharron is currently in her 6th year as race director for the Anchorage RunFest - a two day multi distance event. She also serves on the Anchorage Running Club's board of directors.