First Lady Sharon Belton

Sharon Lewis Belton is a native of Asheville, North Carolina where she received her early education in the Asheville City Schools. She is married to Rev. Dr. Walter R. Belton, who is the Senior Pastor at Word of Change Ministries in Spartanburg, SC. They are the proud parents of Moesha, Antronethia and Josiah.

Sharon Belton is a retired School Counselor and Elementary School Teacher who worked in Richland School District One, Spartanburg School District Five, and Spartanburg School District Seven before retiring in June 2012.

Even after serving as an educator for over 30 years, Mrs. Belton continues to work with young people to help them grow into productive men and women of God.