Sharon Parish is a native Texan. She was born in Pasadena, Texas where she attended the highly acclaimed schools within Pasadena Independent School District. Ms. Parish holds an Associate of Arts Degree from San Jacinto College Central where she was accompanist for Center Stage Jazz and studied with Mr. Noel Wilkins. Ms. Parish received a Bachelor of Music Education Degree from Houston Baptist University (magna cum laude) where she studied piano performance with artist-in-residence Mr. John Hendrickson..
While attending secondary school, Ms Parish was accompanist for numerous choral groups and musical performances as well as singing with various choral groups. Ms. Parish is a former All-State Choir member.
Sharon Parish has been teaching the piano since 1996 and is also an elementary music specialist with Pasadena Independent School District.