SHARON FORDE is a lifelong resident of the City of Orange Township’s East Ward. She is a graduate of the Orange school system and received a bachelors degree from Ramapo College of New Jersey in Communications. New Jersey. She is a proud mom of 2 children, owner of 89 Central consultant company, co-owner of Hood Goodie street wear brand, Orange School District Parent Representative and Brand Manager at Brand by Faith. Sharon is a member of UofO’s Music City Festival organizing team.