Sherri - The REAL me
Giving Back to My Community
Sherri's life has been personally affected by Autism and she has fully embraced advocating for this cause. She is the President & Founder of the Sooke Autism Support System (SASS).
Her group is committed to making a meaningful impact on local families who have children with Autism through their many community support services:
Monthly Informational & Support Meetings
Individual Library of Special Needs Tools & Resources
Lending Library of Special Needs Tools & Resources
Family-Friendly Community Inclusive Events
Annual EMCS Scholarship - Awarded to a student who promotes the positive inclusion of those with special needs at school and in the community
They are devoted to making a meaningful difference in the lives of others.
Sherri is also a member of the BC Autism Society
About My Family
Sherri lives in the sea-side town of Sooke on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. She enjoys keeping busy with her children: Ayden, Ethan and Sam. This includes supporting their increased independence as they move from teenagers to young adults, as well as volunteering with them for various school, sport & community initiatives.
What Inspires Me
Sherri thoroughly enjoys keeping fit by walking daily to the river with her favourite tunes (#FleetwoodMac) as well as, doing yoga. She also likes to read self-help and business books. She especially loves the opportunity to indulge in a great rock concert or live comedy performance.
Sherri is devoted to many practices related to magic & mysticism of the universe. She is a Reiki Master and regularly practices self-care through Reiki, Tarot Reading, journaling, Gratitude and other spiritual practices that fill her life with positive love, light and energy.
Her mantra is "Be the light, spread the light."
Favourite Words to Live By
"If you love your job, you'll never work a day in your life."