Shari joined Spring Arbor University in 2013 as an adjunct faculty in the MSN program. Eventually she transitioned to full-time faculty teaching various courses for the MSN program. She currently serves as lead faculty for NUR 685 Primary Care 1. Shari completed her ADN in 1991 at Jackson Community College. She went on to complete her BSN at Ferris State University, and MSN at Andrews University. Shari worked in med-surg and home care for 10 years prior to completing her MSN. She has worked as a Family Nurse Practitioner since graduating from Andrews University. She is currently enrolled in the Doctor of Nursing Practice in Strategic Leadership program at Spring Arbor University with an expected completion date of March 2022.