With a Bachelor’s degree in English from Texas Weslyan University, Sharron brings over 30 years of training and development experience with her. She specializes in the development and implementation of intergenerational programs, evaluations and curriculum. As one of the co-founders, Sharron has been an integral part of the public relations facet, grant writing and financial management.
As one of the co-founders of Bessie’s Hope, Linda Holloway has much passion and drive! She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy from Colorado State University, a Bachelor’s in Music Education from Midwestern State University and a Master’s in Humanities from the University of Colorado. Linda is a Board Certified Music Therapist, Board Certified Clinical Chaplain, and Certified Senior Advisor. Presenting at workshops and speaking nationally, Linda strives to educate people everywhere on the importance of intergenerational relationships and community involvement with our assisted living and nursing home elders. She is a key player in the success of Bessie’s Hope and spearheads many of the fundraising and awareness events and plays a vital role in volunteer recruitment.
Bessie’s Hope is a living legacy to Linda’s grandmother, “Bessie Stephens”.