Cheryl was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska. In 1970, she and husband, Terry, moved to Salem, Oregon where she taught at West Salem Junior High and Terry worked at the laboratory at Salem Memorial Hospital. She lived and worked in Salem and Sublimity as a teacher for 25 years. In 1994 she started working for the Doctors’ Clinic in Salem. She worked at the Doctors’ Clinic in Bremerton, Washington as a Credentialing Specialist. In 2002 she moved again when Terry took the job of Laboratory Manager at Curry General Hospital. She worked as an Accounts Payable Clerk. 2005 took them to Hillsboro and OPHL. They moved back to Gold Beach in 2012 when Terry retired for the state. Cheryl loves to sing, read, knit, sew, paint, etc. She is a member of St. Charles Borromeo Church and the Hospital Auxiliary.