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Board of Advisors


Ms. Sherry Oakes Stem

Ms. Sherry Oakes Stem (2008-14)
Vice President
Stemtech, Inc.

After graduating from the University of Louisville with a B.A. degree with honors in 1968, Sherry then completed a Master of Science degree at IU Southeast in 1971. She began substitute teaching in the New Albany-Floyd County Schools while raising two children, Martha and Chris, with her husband, Charles. In 1987 Sherry began a career as a real estate broker for 18 years as a top producer in sales and assistant vice president at Semonin Realtors. Present, Sherry holds a real estate referral license with Semonin Home Services. She continues to work with her husband as a Vice President of Stemtech, Inc. in marketing and sales of the Forest Hills Development.

Sherry has participated in the following community organizations:

  • Galena Elementary PTO - former vice president and president
  • Floyd Central PTO - former vice president and president
  • Amaranth Women's Literary Club - former vice president and president
  • St. John Presbyterian Church - former deacon, board member, and president
  • Kentuckiana Girl Scout Council - former board member
  • Southern Indiana Realtor Association - recipient of the Outstanding Achievement Award
  • Interfaith Community Council - former board member, executive committee
  • Family Service of Interfaith - board member, former vice president, president……

The most rewarding of Sherry's volunteer activities include the years as PTO president/vice President at both Galena Elementary and Floyd Central Junior and Senior High Schools, as well as working with the Kentuckiana Girl Scout Council.

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