12485843_10153372604735959_6585574899714583960_oShari is a wife and full-time mother of 3 sons, a beautiful daughter-in-law, and married to her college sweetheart for 29 years.   She resides in North Little Rock, Arkansas, where she is active in her church, community, and schools.  She holds a BA in Journalism and Public Relations, with a minor in Music Education.  Shari currently serves as Adjunct Professor of Women’s Ministry at Ouachita Baptist University Pruet School of Christian Studies, as well as Chair for the Pruet School Advisory Board.  She is an area representative for Arkansas Baptists WEMLT  (Women’s Enrichment Ministry Leadership Team) and has been in Women’s Ministry leadership for over 18 years.    She has been featured as a guest on Christian Women Affiliate (CWA) radio program, “My Journey of Faith”, and is a contributing writer for Arkansas Faith and Family magazine.  Shari is an accomplished pianist, and member of her church’s praise team.  Before her job as a stay-home mom, Shari enjoyed a career in Sales and Marketing with the Capital Hotel in Little Rock, Arkansas.  She pursues freelance consulting in women’s ministry, speaking, and writing opportunities and loves to encourage women of all ages to grow in every day life through a closer walk with God and with each other!