Sheila is the founding principal and director of Peppergrans Partnerships. She attended Northweatern University and Loyola University of Law in Chicago. Her experience as both a business lawyer and nonprofit leader equip her to help advance nonprofit missions. Her nonprofit works began 14 years ago and includes such roles as board member, consultant and volunteer. She currently serves on the board of Elijah House Academy and on a United Way task force focusing on addressing poverty.