Sharon L. Polk - President and Founder
As the author of The Beauty for Ashes Saga, a Christian fiction novellas' series, Sharon created, Prissy Girls, Inc., an organization in book II, "Darkest Before Dawn," dedicated to helping women with various issues. The concept was birthed from one of the characters, Priscilla (Prissy) Roads, who was imprisoned and used as a sex slave. There are several women in the series. Each with her own set of issues she is endeavoring to overcome, just like real life. Prissy Girlz (changed from 's' to 'z') is an organization dedicated to helping women of all backgrounds become whole.
Sharon is a licensed Evangelist of the gospel in the Washington D.C. area. She is the CEO of Novellas By Sharon, Inc., an organization, which produces Christian Fiction and founder and director of non-profit, Prissy Girlz, dedicated to empowering women who have experienced life altering events regain control of their lives. Sharon has a Bachelor of Science degree in business and is a published poet. She is involved in prison ministry and has ministered to women in detention centers, as well as, half way houses for the last nineteen years. While ministering in a detention center in the Washington area, she developed a life skills curriculum geared towards equipping and empowering young girls. Sharon has dedicated her life to encouraging people and advancing the Kingdom of God. Her deep commitment to women’s issues is the catalyst for her novellas, Hidden Secrets, Darkest Before Dawn, By Any Means, and Triumph from the Beauty for Ashes saga.