Dr. Sharon Beattie was born and raised in Seattle. She completed optometric training at Pacific University College of Optometry in 1982 and began practice in Bismarck the same year.
Dr. Beattie and her husband have two grown children and two grandsons. The family is involved in various community activities including the Bismarck Gymnastics Academy, Northern Plains Dance, bicycling, walking, running and tennis.
Dr. Beattie loves to read and enjoys origami, knitting and crocheting, sewing and making paper crafts.