This year, Area Director Sharon Irwin will celebrate 23 years with Bojangles’, where she first started as a cashier in 1993. In 1998, Sharon was promoted to Unit Director of the Owen Drive Bojangles’ in Fayetteville, and at the time was the youngest unit director in company history. She relocated to Greensboro, N.C., for a short time before assuming her current role and moving back home to Fayetteville, N.C. She recalls her move to Fayetteville four years ago as being one of the most rewarding moments with the company. “To know that Bojangles’ wanted me to take over and lead my hometown market was a very gratifying feeling,” said Irwin. “I am so happy living and working in this area, and I love serving my customers each and every day.”
In her free time, Sharon enjoys spending time with her two children and their weekly movie nights. Her favorite Bojangles’ menu items are the Chicken Supremes and Dirty Rice.
Celebrating 30 years with Bojangles’, Tina Glover has been with the company since she began working as a crew member in 1986. Now as the Director of Operations in the Columbia, S.C., region, Tina continues to excel as a representative of the Bojangles’ brand overseeing 20 stores. Tina works to ensure Bojangles’ customers always get the best-tasting, highest quality products, including her favorite menu item Bojangles famous fried chicken.
Tina recalls her most rewarding moment with Bojangles’ as the months spent in 2009 opening the brand’s newest restaurants in Alabama, and working side-by-side with other company departments including training and operations.
As a Columbia, S.C., native, Tina enjoys shopping and spending time with her daughters. Her life motto commonly referred to as the “Golden Rule” is to “do unto others as you would have them do unto you.”