Dynamic Leaders with Colin Cerniglia; Episode 45: You Are Enough with Kristen Sharkey

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On today's episode of the Dynamic Leaders podcast, Colin is joined by Kristen Sharkey. Kristen is in her fifth season an assistant coach for the University at Buffalo Women's Basketball team. Kristen is also a former player for the Bulls, coming to Buffalo after a successful New Jersey high school career.

Topics include: Kristen's Who Are You segment (2:08), growing up playing sports and looking to women to influence her (3:23), how sports helped shape her to be the person she is today (6:54), what it was like being recruited to a division one scholarship (8:41),  why being self-critical can sometimes be detrimental but it works for her lifestyle and career choices (11:46), what it's like when a new coach takes over a team (17:54), how her leadership attributes help her as a coach (21:01), how she builds working relationships with her players (28:33), what are impact areas as an assistant coach (33:43), how do we get more women in positions of influence and leadership? (35:14), and who a Dynamic Leader is in her life (48:47).

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Get in Touch with Kristen:

Twitter: @KSharkey25

Follow the Lady Bulls:

Instagram & Twitter: @ubwomenshoops


Intro Music: Are You Gonna Be My Girl - Jet (May 24, 2004)

Outro Music: Take It Easy - Eagles (Live: July 27, 1980 - Santa Monica, CA)

"Who Are You" Segment: Who Are You - The Who (August 1978)


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