VP Corporate Strategy and Business Development, Brown‑Forman Corporation

Sharell joined Brown‑Forman in 2006 as Director of Corporate Strategy. She was promoted to VP Global Strategy & Analysis and later moved to Europe with Brown‑Forman to become VP Finance Director in 2011. She moved back to Louisville in 2015 to lead Global Production Finance. 

She currently serves on the Board of Dare to Care Food Bank as Treasurer and a member of the Executive Committee. Her previous non-profit board roles include Women 4 Women and Best Buddies Kentucky. She also is an active member of Women Influencing Louisville.

Prior to Brown‑Forman, Sharell worked as a Strategy Consultant at L.E.K. Consulting in London and Chicago. She holds a Master of Business Administration from Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Purdue University.