Sharon Smith

Sharon has worked at Matalon Architecture & Planning since 2002 as the Business and Marketing Manager. She oversees the finances and human resources for the firm as well as the promotional materials, website, proposals, and development of new client relationships.

She is active in SMPS (Society of Marketing Professionals Services) currently serving as the Media Chair and formerly as the Program Co-Chair.

Her job experience includes human resources and accounting in the medical devices industry and eight years in public relations as well as a production manager overseeing a staff of five in printing, graphic arts, and data entry departments. She had constant contact with newspaper, television, and radio advertising personnel while writing her fair share of press releases and newletters.

Education
California State University of Fresno/1991
BS in Business, Option: International

Other: Sharon grew up on a peach and grape farm in the San Joaquin Valley and was very happy to move to the city. When she is not at work she is watching movies with her husband, carting her two boys to all their activities, attending writing classes at UCSD, blogging, listening to world news, or walking the family’s black lab.