Wednesday March 7, Sharyn Salmen presented her new member talk, highlighting her professional, personal, and family background, as well hobbies.  Sharyn is currently a Nursing & Healthcare Management Consultant with 40 years experience, and a Fort Collins Community Volunteer.  She received her BSN and MSN (in Nursing Leadership) from the University of MN-School of Nursing, and a MS in Healthcare Management/MBA from CU Denver's Business School, and served in Hospital- Critical Care and Med-Surg Nursing Leadership.   She is a Board member/Honorary Life Member of theFriends of the FC Symphony, and Past President/President-Fundraising.
Sharyn considers herself 100% Swedish, a native Minnesotan from Babbitt MN (population 3000), and a "semi- native"  of Ft. Collins for the last 41 years.  
Sharyn has been married to Larry for 43 years, and considers herself a “Rotary Ann”, for the past 34 years.  She and Larry have attended 4 RI conferences and were GSE Team Leaders to Australia in 2017.  They have 2 sons; Christopher (Cheryl) of Rancho Sante Fe, CA and Adam (Cortney) of Eccleston, UK,  and 4 grandchildren, Eva, Axel James, Ivan and Avery ranging from 8 years to 7 months.
IV. Hobbies: Music of all types; World Travel; Reading; Golf; walking; entertaining