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Meet the Author


Dr. Sharon H. Porter (Dr. Sharon) , Educator, Author, and Speakerresides in the Washington, DC area. She is the Owner of Perfect Time SHP LLC,  Coaching, Consulting, and Book Publishing Firm, founder of the G.R.I.N.D. Entrepreneur Network®, and Write the Book Now!  She is the host of the I Am Dr. Sharon Show and host and creator of five podcasts.


Dr. Sharon is the author of The Power of Networking: How to Achieve Success With Business Networking, Next In Line to Lead: The Voice of the Assistant Principal , Class of 2017 What’s Next?” and Women Who Lead: Extraordinary Women With Extraordinary Results, and North Carolina Girls Living In a Maryland World.


 She is a contributing author for “The MLM Book: The Business of the 21st Century”; “Women On A Mission: Sisterhood of Stories; ” 3 P’s of Success: Purpose, Passion, Profit”;  “Renegotiating Greatness: 21 Lessons From Bold Entrepreneurs Who Have Built Successful Brands”; Behind the Scenes of a Phenomenal Woman and “Black Woman By Birth, Champion By Choice”. 


Dr. Sharon has served as an educator for over 25 years. She currently serves as a Leadership Coach for novice school administrators. She is a former elementary and middle school principal in Maryland and North Carolina.


She is a graduate of Winston-Salem State University, National-Louis University, The Johns Hopkins University, Walden University, and Howard University.


Sharon holds a National Association of Elementary School Principal Mentor Certification and is a Certified Gallup-Strengths Coach.


She is a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, International Association of Women (IAW), an Official Member of the Forbes Coaches Council, Sister 4 Sisters Network, Inc, and Professional Women of Winston-Salem.

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