Shelley is a native Austinite who has always enjoyed working with children. Her background includes faithful church attendance with her family, babysitting and serving in the church nursery as a tween, then assisting and teaching Sunday School as a teen and young adult. She attended college at Texas State University, graduating with a BS in Elementary Education. She taught elementary school in the community for several years before turning her attention to serving her children at home. Shelley has been on staff at HHBC since 2015, beginning as a ministry assistant and as the Preschool Childcare Coordinator. She lives in Buda with her husband Mark and their six children, Xavier, Riley, Pierce, Elizabeth, Tyler and Kendall.