Sheridan Quarless-Kingsberry is an Associate Professor of Social Work at Delaware State University (DSU). She is the former Executive Director of the Division of Programs for the NJ Department of State. Previously, she directed the University Learning Center, the Undergraduate Research Experience Program, the Ronald E. Mc Nair Post baccalaureate Achievement Program, and the Educational Opportunity Program at NJ Institute of Technology (NJIT).
She served as Acting Director of Residence Life at the College of New Jersey, and Youth and Adult Program Director at the YWCAs of Montclair/North Essex and Central New Jersey respectively. Her board memberships include the YWCA Delaware, the National Association of Social Workers-Delaware Chapter, Douglass College Associate Alumnae, Primo Lecture Series and Trustee of Color.
Sheridan has received the Douglass College Outstanding Alumnae Award, the New Jersey Outstanding Women of Achievement Award, and the New Jersey Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Commission-Keeper of the Dream Award. She is a member of the Flower Guild at St. Barnabas’ Episcopal Church and a Leadership New Jersey Fellow, class of 1992. She resides with her husband, Stephen, in Hockessin, Delaware.