Rose O. Sherman, EdD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN is nationally known for her work in helping current and future healthcare leaders to develop their leadership and coaching skills. Rose is an emeritus professor in the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing at Florida Atlantic University and currently serves as a faculty member in the Marian K Shaughnessy Nursing Leadership Academy at Case Western Reserve University. Prior to teaching, she spent 25 years in leadership roles with the Department of Veterans Affairs at five VA Medical Centers.
She edits a popular leadership blog www.emergingrnleader.com that is read by thousands of leaders each week and is Editor in Chief of Nurse Leader, the official journal of the American Organization of Nurse Executives. She is a Gallup certified strengths coach and author of the book, The Nurse Leader Coach: Become the Boss No One Wants to Leave and the Nuts and Bolts of Nursing Leadership. In 2020, Rose was awarded The Pioneering Spirit Award by the American Association of Critical Care Nurses for her innovative work in nurse leader development.