Sharon Bickford is the Director, Talent Acquisition located in the Bethesda office. Her expertise includes leading talent acquisition across all the Centers of Excellence and essential operational roles.
Her work is built on an intense commitment to discovering the unique needs of her colleagues and candidates and providing an exceptional experience through transparency, ongoing communication, and understanding that talent is an essential business driver.
Prior to joining Pharmerit, Ms. Bickford served as a Managing Associate, Life Sciences-Professional Search at Korn Ferry, leading retained searches across the biotech, pharma and medical device sectors. She began her life sciences recruiting career in a firm specializing in pharma and biotech working on medical affairs, medical information, clinical, regulatory and sales roles. Ms. Bickford has also supported non-profits involved in cellular therapies and transfusion medicine. Sharon earned a Bachelors of Arts in English and Philosophy and a Masters of Public Administration from Arizona State University.