Although too many to enumerate, during her tenure, Sheehy has been involved and chaired many campus-wide committees, several state and national library groups, and was named the "First Citizen of the College" in 2002 and the "Illinois Academic Librarian of the Year" in 1999. Sheehy co-chaired three separate strategic plan processes for the College and most recently served the College by heading all assessment and accredidation work.