President of Interpreter Network, (2005-present) and Master’s of Science degree in Nursing.  Sheila offers clinical and cultural leadership experience to training programs for interpreters and clinical staff.  Her professional experience includes facilitating Trans-cultural Health presentations to students and faculty at Universities, Health Care Organizations and Court Systems.

Awards:

Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine “2004 Diversity Award”

“Spirit of Humanity 2006” award from Michigan Osteopathic Association

 

Sheila has worked with cultural communities to understand the cultural implications of caring for diverse populations and traveled abroad to work with refugee groups and gain insight into the plight of these groups that are resettling in America. Equity in health care, law and business is the foundation for promoting, “The Art of Uniting Language and Culture” through effective communication and is her vision for Interpreter Network.  Sheila enjoys doing everything that comes with 8 beautiful grandchildren and her husband Michael.