Government – Council

President- Michael Finnegan
Finnegan has been a Sharon Hill resident for almost 50 years. Michael and his wife Jeanie have been homeowners for twenty-two years. They have two daughters and a son. Michael is a graduate of Monsignor Bonner High School and Peirce Junior College. He has been employed at V.T. Graphics for over eighteen years. Michael is a member of the Sharon Hill Historical Commission. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family. Michael is an avid Philadelphia Phillies fan. Go Phillies!

Vice President – Terrence Oliver
Terrence is 39 years old and has lived in Sharon Hill since 2001. Terrence has been a lifelong advocate of community service and is currently involved in youth sports programs with his two sons. He lives in Sharon Hill with his wife of 10 years Tyese and their two sons Tyler and Terrence, who attend the Sharon Hill public schools. He holds an undergraduate degree in Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Temple University. Terrence works as Director of Finance and has more than 15 years experience in financial services. “I am committed to attracting more talent and opportunities to Sharon Hill, to improve our bottom line without raising income tax or real estate tax, and to preserve the beauty of our beloved borough.

Councilperson – Sharon Booker
Sharon has a history of demonstrating a strong commitment to public service before being elected to public office. As a homeowner, she has a vested interest in working to improve services, maintaining public safety, promoting art, culture, economic, and commercial development; by utilizes her resource savvy to help elevate the quality of life, while cultivating a sense of community, inclusive for all residents of Sharon Hill. She is the Government Liaison for the Sharon Hill Library Board, (SHACC) Sharon Hill Art and Culture Commission (an ordinance Sharon authored in her sophomore year on council), board member of the Sharon Hill Sewer, Highway, & Planning Commission. Alumna of Eckerd College and Temple University Schools of Journalism and Communication, Sharon is uniquely qualified to find creative ways to develop, implement, and fund activities and programs to engage those whom she considers the most valuable Sharon Hill assets; youth and seniors. She and her husband Assarif are small business owners who have resided in Sharon Hill for sixteen years.

Councilperson – Helen Brown
Helen has lived in Delaware County for over thirty years and has been a resident of Sharon Hill for seven years. Helen is a graduate of Overbrook High School. Helen attended nursing school at Philadelphia General Hospital and has a degree in both nursing degree in both Accounting and Paralegal studies from Community college of Philadelphia. Helen retired from the Hospital of the University Pennsylvania after working in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit for thirty six years and received award for perfect attendance for two consecutive years. She was a hostess for Hillary Clinton and again for Prince Charles of England at the mural dedication in Philadelphia. Helen was a member of the community day committee and is a volunteer for Delaware County Memorial Hospital for the past three year. Helen is a member of the Paralegal Alumna Association, NACCP, Hospital of the University of Penn twenty five plus years club, member of the Sanctuary Church of the Open Door and its twenty-five year Active Members Club. Helen is a considerate and passionate person who is always ready to lend a helping hand. She does not seek the glare of publicity, just the gratification of helping and taking that extra step to do a little more. This is what she has spent most of her life doing. She views this as one of the greatest achievements.

Councilperson – Hykeem Green
HykeemGreen Hykeem Green is a 41 years old home owner, who has lived in Sharon Hill since 2003. Hykeem lives with his Wife Jennel and 2 sons Rasheed and Hykeem and daughter Najeebah Green, who attends Cheyney University for Law. Hykeem was educated in the Philadelphia School System where he graduated from Frankford High School and later attended Community College of Philadelphia. Hykeem is employed through Southeast Delco School District as a driver and Union Representative. Hykeem has been involved in several community services and youth sports programs. He is currently the President of the Sharon Hill Ramblers Youth Program as well as a Head Coach. He serves on Sharon Hills Civil Service Board, Recreation Board and Serves as a Delegate for the Delco Youth Football League.

I am committed to establishing relationships throughout our community and in hopes to better bridge the gap between our senior citizens and youth. I’d like to provide more healthy and nutritional activities for the seniors in our community. And since all of our children don’t play sports I would like to start an arts and craft, drama club and other activities for our children. I would like to start a low cost summer camp for all residence of Sharon Hill. I want to do all I can to make sure the Borough of Sharon Hill is a safe place for all of our residence to live.

Councilperson – James Lafferty
James was born, raised, and educated in the borough. He attended Academy Park and Delaware County Community College, graduating with honors. James is currently finishing his bachelor’s degree in economics and political science at Temple University, after which he plans to attend law school and eventually work in the District Attorney’s office. James has been heavily involved in the greater community, volunteering for groups ranging from City Team Ministries to the American Red Cross, and has held numerous leadership positions within groups ranging from academic honor societies to civic groups.

Mayor – Harry Dunfee

Borough Manager – Steve Travers

Solicitor – Michael Schleigh

Councilperson – ToniAnne Martinez

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