Sheryl Kosovski

Lecturer, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders , Department of Nursing Science

"The key to understanding the complexities in creating and sustaining a profitable business is to help students and clients break down complex concepts into easily understood information."

31 Madeleva Hall | 574-284-5291 |

Sheryl Kosovski has 20 years of experience training entrepreneurs how to be successful and 25 years managing businesses. She teaches her students how to set and achieve business and financial goals, cultivate relationships, and create effective marketing plans. As a certified financial recovery coach, Kosovski counsels clients through financial difficulties and provides foundational plans to overcome underearning, overspending, and chronic debt.


BFA, Ontario College of Art

Area of Expertise



Coaching for business start-ups

Graduate Courses Taught

NURS 612: Social entrepreneurship, leadership and the business of healthcare

Professional Experience

Women's Entrepreneurship Initiative SPARK program action group member, Saint Mary's College, 2011–present

Ivy Tech, 2002–2008

Indiana University South Bend, 2006–2007

Southwestern Michigan College, 2002–2006

Professional Career Experience

Artful Work, Business and Financial Coach, Owner/Teacher,  2011–present

Sheryl Kosovski Decorative Painting and Murals, Owner/Artist, 1999–2011

Art Elements, Owner/Director, 1994–1999


With Natalie Davis Miller. “Touch of Elegance.”  Home & Style Magazine, 2006.

“Creating A Life,” Adventures in Faith, April 1998.

“Educating Artists to Succeed,” Chicago Artist’s News, April 1997.