Sharla joined Humanity United in 2013. As Communications Associate, she helps advance HU’s initiatives through strategic communications, with a special focus on digital communications, public relations, and internal communications.
Prior to joining HU, she worked for a small international non-profit on community outreach and provided mentorship and leadership training to university students.
Sharla holds bachelor’s degrees in global & international studies and religious studies, with a focus in the Middle East, from the University of California in Santa Barbara. She also holds a master’s degree in global leadership from Fuller Theological Seminary, where she focused her studies on peacemaking and intercultural leadership.