About Sheila

Occupation

  • Founder and Executive Director, Yolo Healthy Aging Alliance, 2010-present
  • Assistant Deputy Supervisor, Yolo County, District 4, 2011-present
  • HIV Surveillance Public Health Nurse-Program Coordinator: Yolo County 2001-2013, Solano County 2012-present;
  • School of Nursing Faculty, California State University-Sacramento, 2000-2004
  • Home Care Nurse, Sutter Visiting Nurse Association, 1993-2000
  • Faculty, Rush University (Chicago), 1991-1993

Education

  • BS Nursing, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1986
  • MS Nursing (Community Health,)University of California-San Francisco, 1989
  • PhD Nursing (Public Policy and Home Care), University of California-San Francisco

Family

  • Moved to Davis in 1993 with husband, Mitch Sutter
  • Children-Rita (20), Harrison (18), Sarah (17)
  • Dogs- Paddy and Jake

Noteworthy

  • Trustee, Davis Joint Unified School District, 2005-present
  • Governing Board Member, Area 4 Agency on Aging (serving 7 counties), 2013-present
  • Founding Commissioner, First Five Yolo, 1999-2009
  • Member, Yolo County Health Council, 1995-1999
  • Recipient Nancy Seyden Advocacy Award for support of seniors and persons with disabilities, 2012
  • President, Valley Oak PTA, 2002-2004
  • Chair, Davis Community Church Nursery School, 1998-2000
  • Proud member of The University of Wisconsin Marching Band, 1981-1986