Biography of Sharon Carton, Bookkeeper, Inactive CPA
Sharon grew up in Ohio and Michigan, and graduated with an accounting degree from Western Michigan University with honors. She immediately took her CPA exam and passed just in time to start work for Deloitte and Touche in Chicago. From there, Sharon worked in Internal Audit for the William Wrigley Jr. Chewing Gum Company, traveling the world auditing Chewing Gum factories and distribution facilities. After a sabbatical in New Zealand for 3 months to figure out her life path, she was determined to continue accounting and moved out to California to marry the person she sat next to on the plan out to New Zealand!! 20 plus years later, they have 2 kids and are loving life. In California, Sharon has been working as a controller for small companies and doing additional bookkeeping while homeschooling her kids and seeing them into adulthood. Accounting is her passion. Additional hobbies include travel, health, watching her kids play soccer, church, and inspiring others to live their best life.