Sheryl brings 30 years of professional experience in investment management, business advisory, strategic planning and financial planning to The Trust Company of Tennessee. She has enjoyed serving individual, family office, endowment & foundation and corporate clients throughout her career. Since 1998, Sheryl was Managing Director for BNY Mellon and various subsidiary organizations in San Francisco, New York and Pittsburgh.
A native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Sheryl attended Duquesne University and earned both a bachelor’s degree in business administration and Master of Business Administration (MBA). Her passion for continuous learning led to a Certificate in Negotiation from Harvard Law School and achieving the Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA®) designation.
Sheryl is based in the Knoxville office. She and her husband Garry Conklin live in Knoxville with their two dogs. She enjoys spending time with friends, traveling and boating.