Oasis Compassion Agency is committed to showing God’s love in practical ways by addressing the physical and spiritual needs of the poor/needy in central Palm Beach County. We work with clients to identify roadblocks to success, devise a plan to overcome them, and act on that plan. Oasis meets clients at their point(s) of need through its food pantry, clothing ministry, the opportunity for Biblical and mental counseling, and, through the Career Center, formulating a plan to help clients take the steps that will enable them to stabilize their economic circumstances.
Sharon Gill - Co-Founder, Chairman of The Board, Emeritus and CEO
Sharon A. Gill, is the Co-Founder, Chairman of The Board, Emeritus and CEO of the Oasis Compassion Agency. She is also the Chief Operating Officer of the Gill Law Firm, which she co-founded with her husband, Wayne, in 1997. As COO of the Gill Law Firm, Sharon has steered the firm to record growth and recognition in the local business community.
Among the many awards captured by the firm under her leadership, was the NMSDC Minority Business Enterprise Supplier of the Year which was won on the local and regional level. She and the firm were also featured in a National Advertising Campaign by Office Depot, Inc. for excellence in business. Her passion for leadership and education is evidenced by her commitment to her staff, volunteers, her community and her own personal development. She is also a graduate of the Minority Business Executive Program at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, and a Summa Cum Laude graduate of the MacArthur School of Leadership at Palm Beach Atlantic University.
She's received numerous community awards including the Giraffe Award, Local Heroes Award sponsored by Bank of America and the Martin Luther King Leadership Award sponsored by Palm Beach State College. She is also an alumni of Leadership Palm Beach County. She's been recognized by the Palm Beach Post as one of the Most Prominent and Influential Black Women in Leadership and Business and as one of 21 Most Inspiring Women of Power by the Palm Beacher Magazine.
She's married to her husband Wayne of 30 years. They have two children and one delightful grandchild! Her life Scripture is Ephesians 3:20.
Wayne Gill, Esq. - Co-Founder and Chairman of The Board
Wayne Gill is the Co-Founder of the Oasis Compassion Agency, Chairman of The Board and CEO of Gill Law Firm, P.A., a business law firm located in Delray Beach, Florida. He obtained his B.A. Degree in English from Trinity College and his law degree from George Washington University, with Honors in Trial Advocacy. He is a sought-after speaker and author. His first book, “This Business of Supplier Diversity – a Business Diversity Fable,” has been referred to as the “Bible” of supplier diversity. His second release entitled “The Runner,” is a legal, edge-of-your-seats thriller. His clients include top companies such as JM Family Enterprises, Inc., YP Holdings LLC (The Yellow Pages) and the University of Miami.
Over the years, Wayne has been recognized among the 50 Most Powerful Black Professionals in South Florida and the Who’s Who in Black South Florida. He’s received Macy’s Crystal Award for Outstanding Minority Business Advocacy, and he’s received several honors from business organizations and local Bar Associations. He's also received Northwood University’s Arthur E. Turner Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award for Outstanding Commitment to the Betterment of Mankind.