Dr. Sherry Zylka serves as the President and CEO of Big Sandy Community and Technical College. She began her lifelong career in community colleges as a student and has held numerous higher education leadership positions over the years. Dr. Zylka also worked at the American Association of Community Colleges in Washington, DC, and is currently a member of their commission for Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity. Most recently, she was provost of Wayne County Community College District in Detroit, Michigan. She has presented at local, national and international conferences and serves on numerous boards.