UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

Shaping Leaders, Driving Results

UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School
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Keynote Speaker


Sherry is a native North Carolinian and a double Tar Heel, having earned both her BA in Broadcast Journalism and Spanish and her MBA at the University of North Carolina. Sherry worked as an Account Executive for Kraft Foods at the Leo Burnett Company in Chicago. This experience provided her with a strong foundation in marketing, consumer behavior and the CPG industry. She returned to North Carolina and transitioned to brand management on the Bubble Yum bubble gum brand and later as a marketing director for NBA HOOPS, SkyBox and other sports and entertainment licensed collectibles. Sherry served as UNC Kenan-Flagler's Director of Admissions for the full-time MBA program from 1998 until this year. She is originally from Henderson, North Carolina, a small town about 60 miles northeast of Chapel Hill.