A native of Clarksdale, Mississippi, Sherika Harvey is the National Committeewoman for the Young Democrats of Mississippi. She is also the chair of the Young Democrats of Mississippi for the standing committee of the Mississippi Democratic Executive Committee where she is an elected member. She was also elected delegate for the Second Congressional District of Mississippi.
Harvey is Founder and Executive Director of SheCor Cares, a nonprofit origination devoted to helping her community as well as others in the state academically, physically, socially, and technically. Two of her organization’s health education campaigns are breast cancer awareness and diabetes. She is also a Certified Health Education Instructor, a certified Program Infrastructure Manager and possesses a certification in cultural competence.
Sherika graduated from Mississippi State University with a degree in interdisciplinary studies and acquired concentrations in business, education and public relations. Harvey is currently earning a master’s degree in public policy and administration from Jackson State University.