Sherry is a Partner at UPD, her consulting work has included serving as Project Executive to implement a statewide special education data system for the District of Columbia, overseeing Educator Effectiveness design and implementation work in the states of Hawaii, Oklahoma, Washington DC, and districts of Charleston, SC and Cleveland, OH. Sherry has also participated as senior consultant on education accountability and management reform projects for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Stupski Foundation, the Rhode Island, Delaware, and Louisiana state departments of education, Prince George’s County Public Schools in Maryland, and the Paterson Public Schools in Paterson, New Jersey.

Prior to joining UPD, she served as Director of Special Projects for the Chief Executive Officer of the Baltimore City Public School System, where she led the implementation of several management reform initiatives to improve performance and accountability.

Sherry holds a B.A. in American Studies and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Cornell University.