The Women Who Lead Anthology book series features amazing women in a variety of industries that are willing to share their journey in their respective industry. The authors share their successes as well as challenges and obstacles faced as they navigated through their careers.
"I raise up my voice—not so that I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard. … We cannot all succeed when half of us are held back."
“For me, a better democracy is a democracy where women do not only have the right to vote and to elect but to be elected.”—Michelle Bachelet, head of UN Women, former president and defense minister of Chile
"There's more to life than being a passenger"
Dr. Sharon H. Porter (Dr. Sharon) resides in the Washington, DC area. She is the President of SHP Enterprise, the umbrella entity for Perfect Time SHP LLC, the G.R.I.N.D. Entrepreneur Network, Write the Book Now!, and SHP Media and Broadcasting. She is the host of the I Am Dr. Sharon Show and Owner and Editor-In-Chief of Vision & Purpose (V&P) LifeStyle Magazine.™ Dr. Sharon is the Executive Director of the Next in Line to Lead Aspiring Principal Academy.
Dr. Sharon is the author of The Power of Networking: How to Achieve Success With Business Networking, Next In Line to Lead: The Voice of the Assistant Principal , Class of 2017 What’s Next?” and Women Who Lead: Extraordinary Women With Extraordinary Results., The HBCU Experience Anthology, and North Carolina Girls Living In a Maryland World
Dr. Sharon has served as an educator for over 25 years, serving in the roles of classroom teacher, Curriculum Coordinator, Instructional Specialist, Test Development Specialist, assistant principal, Leadership Development Coach, and elementary and middle school principal.
She is a graduate of Howard University, Walden University, Johns Hopkins University, National-Louis University and Winston-Salem State University. Dr. Sharon holds a National Association of Elementary School Principal Mentor Certification and is a Gallup- Certified Strengths Coach. She is a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, founder of the Young Ladies Who L.E.A.D. Mentoring Program , member of the International Association of Women (IAW), an Official Member of the Forbes Coaches Council, American Business Women Association (ABWA), and Professional Women of Winston-Salem.