Sharaz’s philosophy in life is grounded in creating an enabling environment for those who do not have access to information, education and resources nSharaz’s philosophy in life is grounded in creating an enabling environment for those who do not have access to information, education and resources needed to enrich lives individually or collectively. He has served on the boards for CIOCalgary, EStrategy City of Calgary and Manitoba First Nations.
His academic background includes a BA in Economics from the University of Calgary, MSc in Health Systems from Chicago’s Rush University, and MPA in Public Policy from Harvard Kennedy School. Sharaz is currently teaching at the Haskayne School of Business in the University of Calgary. He was previously the CIO for Calgary’s STARS Air Ambulance and Director of Systems at Rush University Oak Park Hospital in Chicago.