Sheila is past president of SOS Associates, a full-service employment agency that she founded in 1989. SOS has provided staffing solutions to NE companies in both direct hire and temporary placement services for almost 30 years, specializing in areas of executive and professional staffing.
Throughout her career, Sheila has been an active member of the business community, contributing at an advisory level, to several local institutions, including the Danversbank Corporators, Marian Court College’s Advisory Committee, Topsfield Business Council, and the North Shore Chamber of Commerce. She was also president of the Topsfield condo association where her business was located.
Burke is a graduate of Salem State University and spent the early years of her career at General Electric, working in the areas of Negotiations, Human Resources, and Training & Development.
In her free time, you will find her at her grandsons’ sporting events and is known as their #1 fan and most enthusiastic cheerleader! She is also an active member of the Race Committee at the Boston Yacht Club and the Rotary Club of Marblehead, is an avid golfer, and community volunteer for numerous fundraising events benefiting educational and recreational activities for needy local families.