As a new resident of the River City, Sherrell is excited to learn and experience all the community has to offer.
She was born and raised in "Motown," aka Detroit, MI, and she is a graduate of Columbia College Chicago, having earned a bachelor of arts degree in broadcast journalism with a concentration in television.
Sherrell joined the WAVE 3 News team in January 2013 as a general assignment reporter.
Before she was in front of the camera, Sherrell was a news writer at WGN-TV in Chicago and did production work for Free Spirit Media and The Africa Channel's Soundtracks at Red Kiva.
She made her on camera news debut at WFFT in Fort Wayne, Indiana where she wore many hats including anchor, producer and multimedia journalist.
Sherrell is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists. Her motto for reporting is "Lead with the people. They have a story to tell, and someone somewhere needs to hear it."
When Sherrell is not reporting, you can probably catch her listening to music or out trying out local restaurants.
Thursday, December 5 2013 11:17 AM EST2013-12-05 16:17:44 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville woman is accused of actively participating with her daughters in the beating of a girl last summer.According to police, Kim L. Mitchell's juvenile daughter had beenMore >>
Kim L. Mitchell is accused of punching and kicking a girl, then holding the girls while Mitchell's daughters beat her. More >>
Thursday, December 5 2013 2:43 PM EST2013-12-05 19:43:17 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – After a woman's phone was stolen at a bar, other customers took matters into their own hands. According to Louisville Metro Police, Johnny Murff, 41, stole a customer's SamsungMore >>
According to Louisville Metro Police, Johnny Murff, 41, stole a customer's Samsung Galaxy cell phone around 2:15 a.m. on December 5.More >>
Thursday, December 5 2013 7:23 AM EST2013-12-05 12:23:02 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Family and friends will gather to say goodbye to a 19-year-old killed earlier this week in a crash involving a UPS truck. Kendall Daub was a passenger in a car that ran a stopMore >>
Kendall Daub was a passenger in a car that ran a stop sign and collided with the truck near Churchill Downs.More >>
Thursday, December 5 2013 1:23 PM EST2013-12-05 18:23:37 GMT
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Expect warm and rainy weather this morning with wet roads for the morning commute. A few strikes of lightning are possible during the morning, but no severe storms are expected.More >>
Expect warm and rainy weather this morning with wet roads for the morning commute.More >>