MHR, SPHR, CM, CRSS, CPC
Ms. Brown-Merriwether has more than 20 years of experience as a professional in human resources, management, recovery support and adult education. She is currently serving as the Executive Director for the NET Training Institute - Center for Addiction and Recovery Education, a position which allows her to be involved in the development of new training courses and programs that
are designed meet the rapidly changing needs of professionals and others working to provide substance abuse and mental health services.
Cheryl earned a Master’s degree in Human Resources Development and Administration from Barry University, and a Bachelor’s degree in Professional Management from Nova Southeastern University. In addition to her degrees, she is a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), a Certified Recovery Support Specialist (CRSS), a Certified Manager (CM), a Certified Professional Life Coach (CPC), and was the 2008-2009 Chairman of the Board of Regents for the Institute of Certified Professional Managers (ICPM).
Cheryl is a strong advocate for lifelong learning and recovery support services. As a faculty member at the University of Phoenix and Strayer University, she regularly shares her knowledge and passion relating to these issues with others.