CHICAGO, IL, June 27, 2018 (Newswire.com) - The International Association of Women (IAW) honors T. Sharis Robinson as a 2018-2019 Influencer of the Year. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in entrepreneurship. The International Association of Women (IAW) is a global in-person and online networking platform with nearly one million members, 1000+ in person and virtual events, over 100 Local US based Chapters and International Chapters in several cities in China.
“I’m pleased to welcome Sharis into this exceptional group of professional women,” said IPDN President and IAW Spokesperson Star Jones. “Her knowledge and experience in her industry are valuable assets to her company and community.”
I'm pleased to welcome Sharis into this exceptional group of professional women. Her knowledge and experience in her industry are valuable assets to her company and community.
Star Jones, IPDN President and IAW Spokesperson
As Dependency Program Director at Children’s Home Society of Florida, T. Sharis Robinson works tirelessly to improve the lives of children and families in the state of Florida. She has worked within the field of child welfare for six years and recently accepted this position.
Using her expansive experience, including her work in dependency case management, adoptions, and intake and placement supervision, as well as her management and communication skills, Ms. Robinson leads a team of dedicated professionals whose mission is to “build bridges to success for children.” She works closely with organizational partners as well as the judicial system to foster change in the child welfare system, address relevant issues and initiate creative and effective solutions.
Ms. Robinson’s motto is “positive output encourages positive feedback.” With her exemplary leadership abilities, extensive background in public relations and passion for giving all children the resources they need to succeed, Ms. Robinson is establishing herself as a leader in her field. As she continues her important work, she hopes to eventually become more involved in policy-making decisions for the protection of children in Florida and create more awareness about the issue of child welfare in communities.
Awards & Accomplishments: Doctoral Candidate of Education, Agrosy University, Organizational Leadership; Master of Science, Nova Southeastern University, Organizational Leadership; Bachelor of Science, Troy University, Psychology
The International Association of Women (IAW) is a global in-person and online professional networking platform that provides nearly one million women the forum, professional development and services needed to thrive in an interconnected world. Through 100+ local chapters, International Chapters in several cities in China and 1000+ in person and virtual events, members cultivate valuable connections, develop professionally, and promote themselves and their businesses. Founded in Chicago in 2017, IAW is a division of Professional Diversity Network, Inc., an online network tailored to provide diverse professionals in the United States with access to employment opportunities.
Source: International Association of Women