Diploma: Helene Fund School of Practical Nursing 1975
AAS Nursing: Borough of Manhattan Community College 1980
MS Health Education SUNY Empire State 1997
MSN-FNP College of Mt St Vincent 2005
A New York City native, President Sheridan-Gonzalez dedicated more than
30 years to emergency treatment in the Adult Emergency Department of
Montefiore Medical Center, the largest healthcare facility in the
Bronx. There, she served patients from underserved communities,
including communities of color and from the Hispanic population of the
In 2011, Sheridan-Gonzalez, building on support of nurses at Montefiore,
successfully led a slate of candidates in union-wide elections that has
since transformed the NYSNA in fundamental ways.