Shercole King is a connector and user experiences facilitator who values creativity to solve problems. She has focused her work on social purpose surrounding civic technology innovation, youth and minority education, and the arts.
Shercole King serves as the Homeless Management Information Systems Administrator for a local non-profit.
Shercole formerly ran Teen Tech Day, which was a program most notable as a one-day conference, in its sixth year, which has gone from serving 15 to over 65 students, serving more than 300 students in its lifespan of six years.
Shercole attended Loyola University where she completed her Bachelor of Business Administration. She later furthered her studies at the University of New Orleans where she received her Master of Arts in Arts Administration.
In 2018, Shercole was honored in the Nola Tech 30 List, honoring local African Americans working in technology. In 2016, Shercole received initiation in Gambit’s 40 Under 40, which saluted the 19th class of the New Orleans brightest innovators, artists, and professionals. Shercole was also recognized in 2013, 2014, 2016, and 2018 through Silicon Bayou 100 as one of the 100 most influential and active people in tech and entrepreneurship in Louisiana. In 2011, Shercole won The Circle of Excellence Award from Delgado Community College for her work in the community surrounding youth and technology. Her recognition continued as a nominee for the Millennials Award and Finalist for Ada Lovelace “Woman of the Year in NolaTech” in 2016 and 2018. In 2016, Shercole King was invited to attend the White House’s “Expanding Opportunity with Open Data.”
Shercole has modeled her life experiences and professional development from a quote from Maya Angelou, “Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.”