Instructor: Gerry Sherman

Gerry Sherman
Gerry Sherman graduated with a B.A. from Skidmore College where she studied International Affairs, Studio Art and Environmental Studies. She received her Horticultural Therapy Certificate from The New York Botanical Gardens, which included an intensive clinical internship at NYU Langone Health in pediatric & adult rehabilitation, complex medical care, psychiatry, and geriatric settings.

Prior to finding the world of HT, Gerry worked in corporate management. As a board member of the Mid-Atlantic Horticultural Therapy Network, she collaborates with other HTs towards expansion of the field.

In addition to her freelance ventures, Gerry has extensive experience as a horticultural therapist at a skilled nursing facility, and is now the Garden Program Coordinator at a bustling Bronx, NY Community Center. Wherever she is, Gerry combines the leadership and interpersonal skills of her corporate days with the vibrant world of horticulture.

Classes by this instructor

With multiple gardens, beehives, and an outdoor classroom, Kingsbridge Heights Community Center provides therapeutic and educational horticulture for people of all ages as part of its mission to empower Bronx residents and advance the well-being of this vibrant community. Tour more...
223THR567B 02/17 Th 2:00pm-6:00pm Sherman