Sharon Cherry is devoted to teaching her students the art and science of nursing. She demonstrates excellence in teaching by treating each student with dignity and respect. She displays care and compassion as she guides students through the learning process slowly and methodically. She is committed to the success of her students and works tirelessly to make a difference in their lives. Dr. Cherry serves as a role model to her students, while teaching; she captures their attention with real life scenarios from her clinical experience. Sharon is dedicated, passionate, creative, and innovative in her teaching approach. Her commitment to quality nursing education is admired by her students and fellow colleagues. It is a pleasure to nominate Dr. Cherry for this award. She has an exemplary record of teaching and scholarship.