Shelley has been married to her husband David, a Dekalb County and Walton County Firefighter, since 2001. They have 2 children, Avery and Kendall, whom she has been homeschooling since 2013. She has a BBA from Georgia State University with a focus in Management. Shelley worked as the Financial Assistant at Bright Beginnings Preschool for 10 years before the Lord called her to homeschool full-time. She is excited about her family becoming a larger part of the SGA community. In her free time, she enjoys serving at their church, reading, traveling, and spending time with her family.