Chief Nursing Informatics Officer, Banner Health

Sherri has 30 years of experience in health care as a registered nurse and health information technology leader. She serves as the strategic liaison between clinical leaders and IT. She does this by addressing the information and knowledge needs of health care professionals and patients to promote safe, effective, efficient use of health IT in clinical settings. Sherri role models change management and evidence-based practice in all strategies with the patient as the focus.

She provides strategic leadership in the development, deployment, and re-engineering of the electronic health record (EHR) and other technology to support clinicians and leading to improving patient safety, quality, and outcomes. She is focused on improving the work-life of clinicians to aid in decreasing burnout and dissatisfaction.

Sherri served on the Colorado HIMSS Board for nine years and during her tenure as president, the Colorado chapter was named Chapter of the Year. She served two years on the HIMSS Nominating Committee and is active in ANIA and AONE. She is currently on the Arizona HIMSS Board. She is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Denver. Sherri is a Nightingale Luminary.