Sharon is the Principal and Growth Advocate of Sharon Perry & Associates, Chartered Professional Accountants, a firm she has owned and operated since 2011. She has established herself as a leader in developing a strong brand with a thriving and growing practice. Before founding her own firm, Sharon worked with Grant Thornton (Vancouver & Langley), Blue Fish Group and Rise. Sharon has a deep, committed love for her community and has served in a variety of ways, including the Eagle Ridge Hospital Foundation, Coquitlam Fire Fighters Charitable Society, Starfish Pack, Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce, Operation Red Nose and more. Sharon is also the recipient of the Early Achievement Award from CPA BC (2016), the Community Spirit Award (2017) and finalist for Small Business of the Year (2014; nominee in 2017) from Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce Business Awards, the Paul Harris Award, and annually voted as Coquitlam’s Favourite Accountant by the Tri-Cities community.