Member, Board of Directors
Sherry is a retired lawyer and federal government executive with extensive experience in developing policy and legislation while working collaboratively with a variety of stakeholders.
She has significant experience in developing and strengthening governance frameworks, both in government and through her work on Boards in the non-profit and charitable sector. Sherry is also proficient in advocating for change in government policy, laws, and regulations.
Sherry is a volunteer advocate with Results Canada’s Ottawa chapter which works to ensure the Canadian government provides the leadership and funding necessary to end global poverty, mitigate or wipe out disease, and guarantee access to education. As a volunteer selector with CUSO International, Sherry is part of an assessment team that evaluates candidates in terms of their suitability for CUSO’s overseas programs. In advocating for an increase in Canadian international assistance, Sherry has had letters to the editor and op-eds published in newspapers across the country.