Sherrod is a graduate of Ankeny High School and the University of Northern Iowa. In addition to studies at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, she is currently working on a Master’s from the University of Iowa School of Social Work.
Sherrod is a member of the National Association of Social Workers and a member of Ankeny United Church of Christ. She has been an Americorps Volunteer, teaching assistant at the University of Iowa, and worked to empower kids who grew up in poverty.
House District 38 includes Ankeny.