Sharon Shipley
Children and Families worker

Sharon is married to Paul and they have two grown-up children, Hayley and Ben. Training as a Pharmacy Technician after leaving college she worked full time for a well known chain of Chemists. While her children were at Primary School, Sharon became more involved in children's work both here at St Alks and throughout the city. Getting involved as a volunteer at her children's primary school, with 'Derby Kids for Christ', the 'Open the Book' assembly team and praying for children and schools in Derbyshire with Derby City Vision Sharon eventually took on the full-time role of Children and Families Worker here in 2004.