Sherry Viering is the senior executive assistant to Eric Henderson, senior vice president and leader of the life insurance and annuity business segment of Nationwide Financial. She was chosen into her current position in September of 2009. Sherry began her administrative professional career at Nationwide in 1993, since that time, she has held positions of increasing responsibility.
Since 2006, Sherry has been a strong advocate for Nationwide’s Associate Resource Group called World Class Admins (WCA). Sherry has served in various roles within the WCA: Member of the Core Committee, Chair of the Welcome Committee, Treasurer on the Board, and served as President in 2008. As WCA President, Sherry was instrumental in developing key relationships with upper management to engage the admin group in many Enterprise-wide initiatives.
Sherry has earned two designations from Office Dynamics International, the Certified World Class Assistant (CWCA) in 2008 and the Certified Executive Administrative Professional (CEAP) in 2011. Sherry then partnered with Joan Burge, CEO/Founder of Office Dynamics International to bring the World Class Assistant & Star Achievement Series Programs onsite at Nationwide beginning in 2011, and continues to serve as the Program Coordinator of this annual program.
A native of Columbus, Ohio, Sherry and her husband Russ have three children and reside in Grove City, Ohio. Sherry enjoys spending time with her family, shopping, traveling and is an avid fan of NASCAR and OSU football.