Sharon has 33 years of experience in the Financial Services industry, mostly in operations and compliance. Before moving Sharon worked for Lincoln Financial Advisors as their Business Operations Manager and was responsible for compliance, operations and HR in the Salt Lake City branch office. Other prior experience includes a brief stint working for the State of Utah in the Securities Division doing RIA and BD audits and compliant investigations. Most notably, she worked for Beneficial Investment Services as the Chief Operations Officer, and for Zion's Direct as the FINOP, VP of Operations, and later as the Chief Compliance Officer for the bank owned broker dealer. Sharon started her career working as an Operations manger in three different wire houses over a 16 year period as an Operations Manager.