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Sherrie Lynn Parr, American childbirth educator, speech pathologist, realtor. License speech pathologist Illinois, real estate salesperson, certified childbirth instructor, Childbirth Educator Training Association.


Parr, Sherrie Lynn was born on October 20, 1948 in Hammond, Indiana, United States. Daughter of John Bernard Boersma and Jean Helen (Klooster) DeYoung.


Bachelor of Science, Northern Illinois University, 1971. Master of Education, National College Education, Evanston, Illinois, 1988.


Speech therapist School District 151, South Holland, Illinois, 1971—1981, workshop director, 1974—1981. Real estate salesperson Ridge Realty, Lansing, since 1978. Childbirth educator Office of Doctor C.M. Rawlins, Munster, Indiana, since 1981.

Breastfeeding counselor, 1980—1984.


Member residency program Free St. Theater, Chicago, 1974—1975. Coordinator McGovern for President campaign,, Lansing, 1972. Director Pre-School Story Hour, Munster, 1982—1983.

Member of National Education Association (South Cook County representative 1973-1979), Childbirth Educator Training Association, International Childbirth Education Association, Illinois Speech, Hearing and Language Association.


  • Other Interests

    Politics, reading.


Married Gerhardt Vander Wal, March 20, 1970 (divorced 1973). Married John Eugene Parr, November 27, 1974. Children: Jayme Renee, John William.