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Cathy Sherk

Cathy Sherk

Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner
Unit: Clinical Affairs and Outreach
State Wellness Center
101 South Union Street
Montgomery, AL 36104
Phone: 334-263-8470
Fax: 334-263-8660


  • B.S.N., Nursing - Alabama-Birmingham, 1977
  • M.S.N., Nursing - Alabama-Birmingham, 1994

Cathy Sherk, CRNP joined the State Wellness Center in January of 2016 as its Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner. Sherk specializes in adult health.

Prior to joining the SWC, she was with Baptist Health Systems as a Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner, providing medical care for patients at Baptist South, Baptist East and Prattville Baptist. Also during that time, she spent a year with Mental Health Management Services, providing medical care to inmates in Bullock Correctional Facility and Tutwiler Prison.

Sherk earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from the Alabama-Birmingham (UAB) School of Nursing in 1977. She went on to earn her master’s in nursing from UAB School of Nursing in 1994 and went back for a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioners Program at UAB in 2001.

Sherk has two children and two grandchildren, who all live in the Birmingham area. In her spare time, she enjoys crafts and gardening.

Last Updated: February 03, 2021