Sharon Buursma graduated from Michigan State with a bachelor's in nursing and from Grand Valley State University with a Master of Business Administration in management. She served on the advisory committee to develop the M.S.N/M.B.A. program with the Kirkhof College of Nursing and the Seidman College of Business. Sharon has considerable experience in the healthcare field. She was the director of Visiting Nurses, which later became part of Spectrum Health where she served as Vice President. She serves on the Seidman School of Business Alumni Association Board. Sharon was honored with the Seidman School of Business Outstanding Alumni Award in 2001. Back to Foundation Leadership.