Sharon Poczter is the Chair of the Strategy and Entrepreneurship Department at Yeshiva University in NYC as well as associate professor. Her research focuses on issues related to access to financing for firms, including the role of the government in promoting entrepreneurship and gender disparity in funding. Her research has been published in top peer-reviewed journals, and she is a frequent contributor and columnist for Forbes, Bloomberg, Fox News, and other media outlets. Her economic take on women in the workforce has also appeared in the book Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg. She is also a professional kickboxing instructor.