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Elizabeth Sherry

Elizabeth Sherry

Director of Development and Strategic Partnerships

Elizabeth Sherry is the Director of Development and Strategic Partnerships for the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce. With a passion for forging meaningful connections and fostering economic growth, Elizabeth has become a driving force within the Chamber and the greater Minnesota business community.

As the event strategist for the Chamber, Elizabeth excels in her role as a masterful architect of partnerships and sponsorships. Her unparalleled expertise in event planning and execution has played a pivotal role in the Chamber's success. She leads the Leaders Lab program for the Chamber which helps shape the future leaders of the state’s business community.

Elizabeth's leadership extends beyond her professional life. She is a past president of Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Minnesota, a testament to her influential presence within the field. Additionally, she continues to contribute her valuable insights as an active volunteer on two prominent committees. Moreover, she is a sought-after speaker, having graced the stages of the National Special Event Conference on numerous occasions, where she shares her wealth of knowledge and experience with fellow professionals.

Beyond her professional accomplishments, Elizabeth is a devoted mother of four, raising a bustling brood in Cottage Grove alongside her loving husband, Michael. Together, they embrace the joys of family life and cherish moments spent playing board games during cold Minnesota winters. When the weather permits, the Sherry family takes full advantage of the prime Minnesota climate, reveling in outdoor activities in their backyard. They, along with their two cherished dogs, create a loving and energetic household. Elizabeth Sherry embodies the spirit of leadership, professionalism and the joys of family life.