Indigenous Student Counsellor & Transitions Advisor
Sheryl is the Indigenous Student Counsellor with the Indigenous Student Services Centre at Lakehead University. She received her Bachelor of Arts (Law) from Carleton University and an Honours Bachelor of Indigenous Social Work through Laurentian University.
Sheryl has over eighteen years experience in providing mental health services within the City and District of Thunder Bay. She has provided mental health supports to a variety of clientele from school aged children to adults and has established connections and networks to support various mental health initiatives and the care that goes along with it.
As a mother of post secondary aged children, Sheryl understands the need for student wellbeing in order to ensure academic success. Sheryl loves spending time at the hockey arena watching her children play hockey.