Sherry Butcher Wickstrom

Council Member

Council Member Sherry Butcher WickstromSherry Butcher Wickstrom was elected to a fifth four-year term on the Eden Prairie City Council in 2014, having previously served from 1997 through 2008 and 2011 through 2014. Butcher Wickstrom resigned her position on the City Council Oct. 16, 2018, which was one of two seats on the ballot for the 2018 General Election.

Butcher Wickstrom has also served the community on numerous boards and commissions including the Advisory Board to the Hennepin South Services Collaborative, the Eden Prairie Foundation, the Board of Directors for the League of Minnesota Cities Insurance Trust and the Committee for Democratic Governance for the National League of Cities.

Butcher Wickstrom earned a bachelor's degree in anthropology/archaeology and a master's degree in American history with a program emphasis in museum studies, both from the University of Minnesota. She is a member of the Phi Beta Kappa society and was awarded course certification for mediation from the Dispute Resolution Institute at Hamline University School of Law. Currently, Butcher Wickstrom is the dean of academic affairs at Anoka Technical College.