- "Teyla, you're with me; Coughlin, take Billick; Reed: you and Sherman cover the Gate; and Major, (he points to Lorne) you've got McKay."
- ―John Sheppard
Sherman was a Tau'ri military officer and part of the Atlantis expedition.
In 2005 he was part of the team that searched P3M-736 for Lt. Aiden Ford. He was ordered to guard the Stargate with Lt. Reed by Lt. Colonel John Sheppard. (SGA: "Runner")