An eliminated contestant from The Biggest Loser Season 9, Sherry was the skinniest child in her family until the age of 30, when her weight spiraled out of control after her husband's death. She is embarrassed to meet new colleagues at work because of her weight. Sherry wants to live a long, full life and she joined The Biggest Loser because she knows that she must take control of her health in order to be around for her children and future grandchildren.
Sherry and her daughter, Ashley Johnston, joined The Biggest Loser because they decided that they have been overweight, out of shape and self-conscious about their body image for too long. They are determined to change their own lives by getting healthy and becoming role models for family and friends.