Cheryl has 35 years of work experience in the Social Work/Mental Health field. Her previous experiences have been working as a Community Services worker and an Employment Specialist. In addition, Cheryl also spent 10 years at the Iowa Department of Human Services as a Social Worker providing services to families in crisis, children experiencing abuse, those having mental health problems, those living with trauma and needing foster care. Cheryl also provided direct care services to families and individuals in crisis through Bethany Christian Services. For the past 15 years, Cheryl has worked at Hope Haven.
Cheryl earned a BA degree in Sociology from Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa. Cheryl is a LBSW.
Cheryl is a Intensive Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioner in the Key to Success Program located in Sheldon Iowa.