National Command & Staff College

Sherry Bass, Chief of Staff

Sherry is a seasoned business professional and entrepreneur with 25 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry which included extensive human resource, project management, marketing, event planning and logistics/materials management experience.  She served as the Site Representative for the Portfolio Brands Team and earned the President’s Award for New Product Launches while at Bristol-Myers Squibb prior to transitioning to the International Academy of Public Safety as Chief of Staff. Her extraordinary organizational and leadership skills as well as excellent verbal and written communication skills have made a significant contribution to the continued growth and success of IAPS.

Her proven competencies include collaboration with colleagues to develop business strategies, sales initiatives, strategic planning and resource allocation.  She has a proven track record for organizing and coordinating inter- and intracompany operations as well as an outstanding ability to make decisions and solve problems.

Sherry recently co-authored a white paper with IAPS colleagues entitled “The Virtuous Magnanimous Officers:  I’m MAGNUS”.  She holds a BS in Business Administration from Appalachian State University.