Shelley has always had a love of nature and the ways God speaks to us through all creation. She has worked as an educator on both the high school and college levels. Shelley earned a Master’s of Fine Arts in Acting and was fortunate enough to use her talents for many years. She also has studied theology for over three years and has had a life long call to serve others. Being ordained as a Deacon into the ARCWP feels profound and prophetic. She is prayerfully and excitedly waiting for the next part of her journey. Shelley was ordained a deacon, August 2019.