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educator , lawyer

Sharon Kay Dobbins Alberson, American lawyer, educator. Bar: Ohio 1985; Certified Public Accountant California 1971; ordained United Church Christ 2006.


Alberson, Sharon Kay Dobbins was born on December 10, 1955 in Akron, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Richard Dean and Zelda Dolores (Shumate) D.


Bachelor of Music summa cum laude, Kent State University, 1982. Juris Doctor, University Akron, 1985. Master of Theological Studies, Harvard University, 1987.

Diploma in Law, Oxford University, 1989.


Visiting assistant professor philosophy and humanities Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, 1991, 92. Adjunct professor philosophy University New Haven, West Haven, 1990, Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, since 1990. Attorney Akron, since 1985.

Business ethics consultant Haluch & Associates, Trumbull, Connecticut, since 1990. Associate minister Southport Congressional Church, since 2002.


  • Bar: Ohio 1985; Certified Public Accountant California 1971. Ordained United Church Christ 2006.


  • Other Work

    • Author (booklet) How to Protect the Children and Keep the Church out of Court, 1988, (musical) The Law of Love, 1993, The Trial of Job, 1995, Lost and Found, 1996, Found and Forgiven, 1998, A Star for Freedom, 1999, Forever Love, 2000, The Chaplin, 2006, The Peace Table, 2007. Contributor articles to professional journals and magazines.


Treasurer Greater Bridgeport Lutheran Ministry Coalition, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1992. Vice president Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers of Greater Bridgeport. Executive secretary Greater Bridgeport Council of Church.

Board directors Hebrew Home Aged, 1983-1984, Jewish Community Foundation, 1984-1986. Advisory committee San Diego Jewish Community Foundation, since 1980. Member Ohio Bar Association, Society of Law and Medicine, National Association Estate Planners and Councils (president 1992-1993, board directors 1987-1995, certified estate planner 1990, Hartman Axley Lifetime Service award 2006).


  • Other Interests

    Photography, travel, enology, golf, tennis.


Married Ramsey Bancroft Alberson, March 3, 1990. Children: Heather, Renéest.

Richard Dean D.

Zelda Dolores (Shumate) D.

Ramsey Bancroft Alberson

Heather Alberson

Renéest Alberson