A Hot Springs High School attendee, she went to college at NMSU before embarking on a career in education. She eventually made her way back to Truth or Consequences, where she worked in the School system until 2009.
Sherry is an independent historian, and has been gathering historical information, photos and postcards related to the area for close to fifty years.
Sherry is available for speaking engagements. A few of her Powerpoint Presentations can be seen here.