Sharon Akers

Ms. Akers is the Executive Director of Special Projects for St. John Properties where she oversees the company’s corporate outreach including involvement in and sponsorship of activities that support local communities. Ms. Akers also manages the day-to-day functions of the Edward St. John Foundation as President, dedicated to supporting and assisting formal education programs. Ms. Akers earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maryland College of Journalism with Specialty Certification in Public Relation. She also serves on the Board of Trustees for the University of Maryland College Park Foundation, University of Maryland Medical System R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma, Johns Hopkins Heart & Vascular Institute, Johns Hopkins Greenberg Bladder Cancer Institute, and McDonogh School Strategic Planning Committee.