“To be” blogger Sharon Espinola has more than 25 years of marketing/corporate communications and public relations experience in roles that include manager, director and consultant for a variety of corporate environments. More recently, Sharon has spent seven-plus years in the human resources arena in a communications management role. Two years of intensive sales training and three years of leadership experience as president of two all-volunteer, non-profit organizations round out her professional background. Academically, she holds a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications (1987) and master’s degree in Latin American, Caribbean and Latino American Studies (2003) from the University of South Florida. Having lived and worked in Tampa, Fla.; Atlanta, Ga.; Princeton, NJ and Levittown, Puerto Rico, Sharon now makes her home in Lutz, Fla. with her husband, two dogs and nine cats.