Sherry Frick holds a BS in Biology from Towson University and a Master of Education from Frostburg State University. Ms. Frick previously worked as a Master Gardener Coordinator and Horticulture Assistant in the UME Garrett office, served as the Market Coordinator for Garrett Growers, a farmer’s co-op, and acted as an assistant plant breeder and the nursery and greenhouse manager for Five Aces Breeding, a strawberry and raspberry breeding company. Ms. Frick has three years of experience performing tissue culture for a variety of plant species including raspberries, strawberries, hops, tomatoes, and asparagus. She is looking forward to serving Allegany County residents by expanding the agriculture and natural resource programming in addition to increasing the positive impact of Master Gardeners in the community. Ms. Frick's special interests include incorporating native plants into the landscape and identifying medicinal and edible wild plants.