Sharon Mueller, Vice Chair of the NPT Board of Trustees, is a former CPA with a master's degree in taxation. After retiring from a career in financial management at Intel Corporation, Ms. Mueller founded a tax and financial consulting practice that specializes in supporting start-up organizations. She has served many charities as a volunteer and board member. Ms. Mueller served as the NPT Board Chair from 2001 to 2005, was named Chairperson Emeritus in 2005, and rejoined the board in 2008. Ms. Mueller has also served on the board of the Dr. Robert C. and Veronica Atkins Foundation, an NPT supporting organization, since its inception in 2003. Ms. Mueller resides in Portland, Oregon.