- B.A. in Business - Marketing and Supply Chain Management, University of Memphis
- M.S. in Counseling - Rehabilitation Concentration, University of Memphis (Aug. 2014)
Sharon D. Richardson has been a member of the Center for Athletic Academic Services
staff since May 2010 as the Administrative Associate. She was the former supervisor
of the Supply and Central Receiving Department of Physical Plant at the University
Sharon synchronizes the department by providing support to the Director and Associate
Director. Some of her responsibilities include managing CAAS budgets, human resources,
liaison to the Athletics Department, and maintaining certification and eligibility
documents and waivers. She coordinates the orientation of new employees and student-athletes
while also ensuring an uplifting inviting environment within the Academic Center.
She is a member of the American Counselors Association (ACA), American Rehab Counselors
Association (ARCA), West TN Counseling Association (WTCA), the Integrated Student
Rehabilitation Organization (ISRO), and Chi Sigma Iota, the Honors Society for Counselors.
Her good nature often leads her volunteering her time with youth and adult groups.
In her down time, Sharon enjoys swimming, music, cooking and traveling. She is a fair
weather fan of outdoor sports and especially enjoys watching football.
Sharon has the philosophical belief shared in the quote, "Nobody can go back and start
a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending." Laura Ortiz