Shelby is a transplant to Arizona from the great state of Illinois. She joined the U.S. Navy in 2010 and is currently still serving as a reservist. Upon leaving active duty, Shelby completed her undergraduate degree at Arizona State University in 2017, receiving her Bachelor's Degree in Speech & Hearing Sciences. After a short time as an SLPA, Shelby went on to complete her graduate education at Midwestern University - Glendale, earning her Master's Degree in Speech & Language Pathology in 2020. Throughout her coursework and on-the-job training, Shelby's clinical experiences focused particularly on pediatrics in a variety of settings and with a variety of diagnoses, such as autism spectrum disorder, stuttering, speech sound disorders, language disorders, feeding, Apraxia, and phonological disorders.
Shelby resides in the wonderful town of Gilbert with her daughter Gianna. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, doing puzzles, and spending time with her family.