Sharon Jefferson-Walker has a Master of Acquisition Management and a BS in Organizational Management. Worked for the 2d Contracting Squadron at Barksdale AFB, for 19 years as a Contracting Officer and a Small Business Professional, managed over 30 squadron members. As the Flight Chief for Plans and Programs assigned work to subordinate employees based on organizational priorities and consideration of difficulty. Balanced workload and provided advice, guidance, analysis, and direction on a wide range of programs and data systems. Ensured successful market research, acquisition planning, contract performance management, and interpretation of contract law in order to provide the best, most efficient contracting strategies in support of the contracting vision, mission, goals, and objectives. Established metrics and analysis systems to ensure actions were timely and reviewed at critical points. Accepted, amended, or rejected work presented by subordinates. Performed self-inspection and presented detailed and comprehensive reports with any corrective action taken to the supervisor. Conducted and ensured applicable training was given. Retired from 2d Contracting Squadron with 37 years of civil service.