Sharon Cartwright Student Support Advisor – Partners (ARISE)

  • BA(Hons) in Psychology, Adv Cert in Christian Counselling

Sharon is a Student Support Advisor for Laidlaw’s partner students studying theology via distance learning. Her focus is on supporting the success of ministry internship students studying towards a certificate or diploma in theology. She provides a friendly ear and encouragement to assist students balance academic commitments.

Outside of Laidlaw, Sharon is part of a leadership team at her local church. She immigrated to New Zealand from the United Kingdom in 2003 after marrying. While she misses family, she has made New Zealand her home and loves the outdoor lifestyle - walking in the Waitakere bush or relaxing at the beach. One of her passions is animals and her most recent pet is a greyhound-cross dog named Beady.