Risk Takers Dream Makers: Dr. Sharon Jones

Another great article featuring our incredible CEO & Founder, Dr. Sharon Torrence Jones! Enjoy!

Dr. Sharon Jones
Founder & CE0: Dottie Rose Foundation & thedot. Consulting
Charlotte, NC

We want to get to know you! Briefly tell us about yourself: Where you came from, where you’ve been and how you’re living your dream?

I am from Charlotte, NC and love calling Charlotte home. I grew up in a family of educators. My great grandparents were the founders of New Salem Elementary in Union County and often housed the teachers as well. My great aunt went to ECTC (East Carolina Teaching College) in 1914 and went on to be an educator at Nations Ford Elementary for 30 + years. My mom is still the most amazing educator I have ever known. Her patience, genuine love of education, and ability to bring content to life is what I strive for in my own teaching career. I have been a computer science teacher for 17 years with the majority of my career in K12 education. I am a self taught programmer, data analyst and technologist… Click Here to continue reading this article…

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About the Author:

Dr. Sharon Jones, Ed.D is the founder and CEO of thedot.Consulting and the Dottie Rose Foundation, where she leads and implements technology focused education and innovation. Dr. Jones has found her passion in education and has served as a Career and Technical Education teacher in the public school system as well as a Sr. Technical Trainer at Central Piedmont Community College. Dr. Jones has presented and been published nationally and internationally on data analytics, educational practices and technology. Her book A Recipe for Success Using SAS University: How to Plan Your First Analytics Project is being used in curriculum and classrooms around the country. When not running the technology-world, Dr. Jones spends her time with her husband Ricky, and two sons, Ethan (7) and Dylan (4), and their beloved dog, Cooper (10)

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