Sharon Strouse has been involved with the National Scenic Byway program since 1997. As Executive Director of NSBF, she leads our member driven nonprofit organization to be the ‘National Voice of Scenic Byways and Roads,’ along with our national partners. Supporting byway leaders to protect and enhance their byway resources has been her aspiration. Through planning, fund-raising and education, she has gained experience at the local, state and national levels working with byways and byway leaders. After 30 years, Sharon is an Emeritus Professor with Ohio State University Extension, Community Development and owns a small business, Design Impressions, in Millersburg Ohio. She enjoys working with youth as leader of a local 4H club, belonging to a monthly book club, volunteer naturalist activities, church missions and choir.