Sharrod Williams is multi-hyphenate based in New York City. He grew up in Newark, New Jersey the middle child of Kevin and Pamela. A Capricorn in all the best ways, Sharrod is a dreamer, go-getter, and natural born leader. With an innate love of the creativity and education, Sharrod attended arts institutions most of his life. He graduated cum laude from Montclair State University with a dual major in Communication Studies and Dance. After discovering a desire to perform in college, his path led him to appear On-Stage and Screen on Broadway, Off Broadway, in National Tours, Dance Companies, and in Indie Film and Television. Sharrod has led masterclasses and choreographed for dance studios and esteemed organizations including the Joffrey Ballet School, The Institute of American Musical Theatre, The Grier School, through Broadway Connection, and Stage Door Workshops.
Most recently, he has ventured into screenwriting and producing. The social and political issues of 2020 inspired Sharrod to create his own multi-media production company called Coca Dusted Productions. The idea of “cocoa dusting” symbolizes the unique magic that people of color sprinkle into everything they do in life. CDP’s first brain child is the award-winning web series NEIGHBORS, in which Sharrod Executive Produced, created, wrote, cast, and starred in. The series amplifies BIPOC and the LGBTQ experience – which is the goal for all of CDP’s projects. Sharrod believes his super power is connecting with people. His favorite quote is, “life’s too short to live the same day twice”. Striving for progress not perfection always, Sharrod aims to make the most of everything opportunity to lead with love.