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SHERRY'S STORY

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Contractor, Part-time Designer, & weekend DIYer!

Sherry has been watching and working with her dad, Mike Holmes since she was 16. Construction is in her blood. She started out behind-the-scenes of Mike’s breakout series, Holmes on Homes® and has been a crew member since then. She has also appeared in Holmes Inspections and then on Holmes Makes It Right and now co-hosting Holmes Next Generation on DIY.

In 2008, Sherry travelled to New Orleans to help build a hurricane- and flood-resistant home for a victim of Hurricane Katrina, in Holmes in New Orleans. What happened next no one could have predicted: She was hooked. Since then, Sherry has been a permanent member of the Make It Right crew and most recently is helping homeowners on her latest show Holmes Next Generation on DIY.

“If you’re thinking about getting into the trades, go for it! If it’s your passion learn as much as you can. It might be harder than you think to make your mark but I promise you it will be worth it.”

Through public speaking, media appearances and her social media influence, Sherry continues to change the face of Canada’s skilled trades workforce, demonstrating that women can bring an entirely new dimension to the construction industry that makes it fundamentally stronger from the ground up.

To book Sherry for appearances and partnerships, please email communications@makeitright.ca.

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Sherry HolmesWednesday, August 15th, 2018 at 4:00pm
Join us on Twitter - we're talking about why #ItsWurthSafety both on the job site, and on our own DIY projects! Wurth Canada Limited/Limitée
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Sherry HolmesFriday, August 10th, 2018 at 12:31pm
My dad has supported SOS Children's Villages Canada for years, and I'm really proud to be able to contribute to the work he does. In October 2016, I had the chance to visit on the of the SOS villages in central Africa. You can read more about my trip on our website!
Sherry Holmes
Sherry HolmesWednesday, August 8th, 2018 at 10:33pm
#happyinternationalcatday
The day for the loves of my life

Loki - my beautiful, friendly boy! He loves everyone and plays fetch. Drinks with his paws, and rolls over for love

Duke - my baby. Passed away a few years ago; but I am still not over. He also played fetch, hated visitors, drank out of the toilet, and had a glare that intimidated even me.

Couldn’t imagine life without these boys. Hurts my heart to talk about now 😽
#internationalcatday2018
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Sherry HolmesFriday, August 3rd, 2018 at 10:13am
HAPPY BIRTHDAY, BOSS!!! Mike Holmes is ALWAYS so entertained with my antics! I mean, look how thrilled he looks here!!

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“I’m a proud partner & contributor to these groups that strive to make living and working conditions better for everyone.”

  

Recent Appearances

Holmes Next Generation Preview

Mike is back to Make It Right for homeowners who are dealing with dysfunctional homes, shady contractors and do-it-yourself projects gone wrong. And this time, he has his kids Mike Jr and Sherry Holmes along for the ride! Watch Holmes Next Generation on the DIY Network (US).

Sherry On Set

Sherry on set of Holmes Makes It Right & Holmes Next Generation

MEET SHERRY HOLMES – TV HOST, CONTRACTOR & WEEKEND DIY-er

As a big supporter for youth who want to get into the trades, Sherry continues the family support to Skills Canada and World Skills.

She mentors young women through Conestoga College’s Jill of All Trades, and acts as an Ambassador for Habitat for Humanity’s Annual Women Build Event, a program that calls on women to help build stronger, safer communities.

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