Sharon Lira Gomez is the Marketing and Communications Coordinator at Kinzie Capital Partners. She is responsible for managing general marketing, social media, public relations, and events, with an overall strategy to highlight the accomplishments of the organization and demonstrate the unique culture Kinzie has cultivated.

Prior to joining Kinzie, Sharon spent several rewarding years managing a household of five including her husband and three young boys. During this time, Sharon founded Sharon’s CityBaby Concierge, managing all aspects of the business while remaining actively engaged in community activities. She chaired numerous events, including serving as the Co-Chair of the Francis Xavier Ward School Gala. Her earlier experience included working as a Senior Paralegal at Gilead Sciences, Inc., where she was responsible for corresponding with the USPTO and all foreign patent offices and agents during prosecution of applications as well as preparation of prosecution papers such as responses to office actions and information disclosure statements. She also worked for Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner.

Sharon, her husband, and their sons live in Chicago. She is fluent in Tagalog (Filipino) and enjoys hot yoga, live music, traveling, and cooking competitions with her husband.