Sharon started her career in public relations for a major communications entity and writing human interest stories for a local newspapers. She went on from there to help run a local sporting goods rep firm, become a research assistant, learn and teach manufacturing production techniques, film edit and produce various video projects as well as photographing thousands of images for magazines and book publication, many with the help of family and very understanding friends. Sharon has assisted or co-written with her late husband, author Jerry Ahern, over 80 novels and many short stories since their 50 year relationship started, not nearly enough time. She along with co-writer, Bob Anderson, is continuing the saga of THE SURVIVALIST that her husband made famous worldwide. Sharon is also a weapons enthusiast and avid supporter of the Constitution and the Bill of Rights.