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Sherri McDonald, MPA, BSN

Bio and contact information for Sherri McDonald, HTIP Moderator.

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Sherri McDonald is the lead moderator for NWCPHP's Hot Topics In Practice webinar series. She has worked in the field of public health as a nurse and administrator for more than 35 years.

Areas of Expertise

  • Public health systems planning, development, and training
  • Management of state and local public health organizations
  • Public health nursing

In addition to her role at NWCPHP, Sherri consults with local health and human services agencies on projects integrating behavioral health and primary care and improving access to care for individuals on Medicaid. She has worked for local public health agencies in Washington State in small rural and large urban settings. From 2002 to 2012, Sherri was the Director of Thurston County Public Health and Social Services.

Her education includes a Master's in Public Administration from Evergreen State College, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Eastern Washington University.