Sharon Lyn Stackpole studied painting and art history at West Virginia University under the tutelage of the renowned professor and art historian Marian Hollinger.

She is an affiliate member of the Global Art Agency in London and has exhibited in San Francisco, New York, Montreal, Barcelona, Tokyo and Macedonia.

She is a member of Allied Artists of West Virginia.

In January 2015 her artwork was auctioned in a charity gala benefiting Doctors Without Borders at the Blenheim Palace through the GAA.

Her work is about art as a means of visual communication and healing through expression. 

She is a recipient of the Berliner Art Prize 2016.