Sherrie started her dance training at the age of 6 years old. At 14, she added jazz and modern dance to her repertoire and began teaching. She has performed in major productions of Giselle, Swan Lake, Camelot and A Chorus Line. She also has choreographed many productions such as the Nutcracker, Cinderella, The Wizard of Oz and Grease. Sherrie founded Sierra Nevada Dance in 1996 in Truckee and in 2010 established the Truckee Youth Dance Ensemble, a community dance company that helps create, promote, and perform new ideas in dance. Sherrie's choreography and teaching experience brings a unique style to dance students of all ages.