Bachelor of Architecture, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1973.
Draftsman, Gartner, Burdick & Bauer, Cincinnati, 1973-1975; junior partner, Schreiber, Little & Associations, Springfield, Ohio., 1975-1984; associate, Trott & Bean Architects, Columbus, Ohio., 1984-1986; associate, Levin, Porter Associations, Dayton, Ohio., 1986-1987; owner, Stephen L. Sharp, Architects, Springfield, since 1988. Commissioner History Landmarks Comm., Springfield, 1986-1989, Board Building Appeals, Springfield, 1988-1989. Board directors, vice president Clark County Development Corporation, Springfield.
Board of directors Salvation Army, Springfield and Clark County, Springfield Arts Council, 1984-1986. Board of trustees Springfield Museum of Art. Board of trustees, vestry Christ Episcopalian Church, Springfield.
Advancement chairman Boy Scouts American, Tecumseh Council, Springfield, 1981-1986. Commissioner Springfield Planning Board, since 1988. Member American Institute of Architects (corporation, board directors Dayton chapter 1992), Architects Society Ohio (corporation), Symposiarchs, Rotary.
Married Karen Grady, June 19, 1981 (divorced). Married Denise Schmidt, June 16, 1990.