Shelli has been a member of FCC since 2017. She enjoys volunteering with Children’s Church and working with Vacation Bible School in the summers. Shelli’s passion is working with people, especially children, and watching them learn and grow. Shelli loves spending time with her family and she enjoys outdoor activities including boating, off-roading, kayaking, camping and hiking. Shelli graduated from the University of Central Missouri, in 1989, with a bachelor’s degree in education. She moved to the Bolivar area after graduation and began her teaching career. Shelli attended Southwest Baptist University and graduated with her master’s degree in 2003. She worked for the Bolivar School District for 26 years and for the Ozark School District for 3 years before retiring in July of 2020.