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Chief Operating Officer
As Canton & Company’s leader of business operations, Sherry is responsible for the company’s consulting practice and strategic planning.
With 20+ years of experience in the healthcare industry, Sherry brings significant depth of expertise in the application and knowledge of healthcare environments, technology, and go-to-market. She offers a unique perspective on exceptional service that leads to rapid and profitable business growth in a multitude of settings.
She has a proven record of success in decision-making across complex integrations as well as extensive experience in customer, partner, and shareholder management.
Prior to joining Canton & Company, Sherry served as President at ProgenyHealth, LLC, a maternity and NICU care management company, where she was responsible for all aspects of company operations and strategy, including growth, client services, marketing and communications, clinical operations, information technology, legal and compliance, product management, and human resources. She spearheaded significant operational change and best practices to further optimize the organization and offer top-tier service for its health plan, employer, and aggregator clients and the patients the company served.
Prior to ProgenyHealth, Sherry also served as Senior Vice President of Business Solutions at Continuum Health, a managed services organization that served large, aggregated physician practices to help them simplify their workflows and reduce administrative complexity, allowing them to focus on clinical care.
Additional positions included Vice President and General Manager of Health Plan Solutions at Availity, LLC, the nation’s largest real-time health information network, where she directly managed and grew a business portfolio valued at over $100 million. Sherry also held several other operational leadership roles at Availity, including the position of Vice President of Alliance Management and Chief of Staff to the CEO.
Sherry earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Florida and a global master’s degree in Business Administration from Duke University.
Sherry has a passion for producing outstanding growth for clients and healthier outcomes for patients. She believes in the power of research and operates with sound-decision-making to incorporate innovation, operational excellence, technology enablement, and client satisfaction to achieve clients’ goals through a collaborative and consultative approach.