Barbara Sharkey has lived in Maryland since 1972; moving to their home on the Corsica River sixteen years ago. She holds a BS in Accounting from the University of Delaware where she later worked and retired as Assistant Treasurer. Active as an environmental advocate and member of various community preservation organizations, she has served as a Board Member and Treasurer of the Corsica River Conservancy and the Corsica Ladies Investment Club. Additionally, Sharkey served on the board of the Chester River Association and volunteers for numerous organizations including serving as a poll worker and for the AARP Tax Program. Barbara and her husband, Steve, enjoy boating and spending time with their grandchildren.