Sherri is the Selling Supervisor for Grady and Caddo Counties and Major Account Representative for Southern Oklahoma. She assists companies in acquiring, utilizing and managing document management software and equipment.
Sherri was born and raised in Chickasha. After graduating from Chickasha High School, where she played basketball, she attended Oklahoma Baptist University in Shawnee. After only one year, she moved back to Chickasha and married her childhood sweetheart, Art Kell. After 20 years of being a housewife, dairy farmer, personal trainer, group exercise instructor and mother to three children, Sherri went back to school. She graduated from the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma with a Business Administration degree in 2003. In 2004, she went to work in the family business her grandfather, Fred Standley, had begun in 1934 for her brother, Tim Elliott, and cousin, Greg Elliott. She began with the challenging position of logistics and inventory specialist. After serving for five years in that position, Sherri made the move to sales when her predecessor retired after 19 years with Standley Systems.
Sherri believes in giving back to the community and has spent many years involved in Oklahoma Home and Community Educators, where she held numerous offices over the years, is past board member for the Chickasha Festival of Light, Christian Women’s Club, and the Chickasha Area YMCA. She was also a member of the Leadership Chickasha Class. Sherri is currently serving on the Chickasha Chamber of Commerce Board.
Sherri’s faith is a very important part of her life and another area she chooses to invest time in. Sherri has taught Sunday School, New Teens, been a sponsor for camps, trips and helped in Vacation Bible School. She is also a member of the Oklahoma Baptist Disaster Relief Team and enjoyed serving the New Orleans community after the Hurricane Isaac storm.
Sherri and Art have celebrated more than 33 years together. Art is a fourth generation peanut farmer and the only peanut farmer left in Grady County. Their three children, Faith, Miranda and Levi, have kept them very busy over the years participating in dance, tumbling, softball, soccer, cheer, basketball, baseball, football, FCA and FFA.
Faith attended Oklahoma State University and is now married to Trey Crow. Trey is an electrical lineman for OG&E in Norman. They have been blessed with two children, Nolan who is 2 ½ years old and Caroline who is 5 months old. Faith and Trey live in Blanchard to be close to Trey’s job and also to “Grammy & Pappy,” which Art and Sherri prefer to be called.
Miranda graduated from Oklahoma Baptist University in 2013. Miranda is married to Joe Molder and has a son, Creed, who just turned 4 and will be starting Pre-K this year at Chickasha. They also have an 18 month old daughter, Eden. Joe is the Defensive Coordinator for the Chickasha High School football team. Miranda is currently the Assistant Cheer Coach for Chickasha High School, teaches private tumbling classes, and advises several other cheer squads in the County.
Levi graduated from Chickasha High School in 2015 and is currently a junior at the University of Oklahoma studying Civil Engineering. He is very active in the Baptist Collegiate Ministry at OU. In January he traveled to Nicaragua for a week long mission trip.
This summer the Kell, Molder, Crow family traveled to Destin for a week long beach vacation.