Legal & Medical Advocate (Austin)
Sharonda Polk is the Legal and Medical advocate working specifically in the Austin community. She assists survivors in explaining their criminal justice options, should survivors choose to engage.
Sharonda has undergone training in sexual assault and crisis intervention in 2020 and is ecstatic at joining Resilience to support survivors and be a resource for the Austin community, her childhood neighborhood.
With interests in Japanese culture, she passed the N5 level of the Japanese language proficiency test (JLPT) and has a basic understanding of the language.