Shelly has been with Praxis since 1998 and manages implementation of all the organization’s training.

Shelly has been with Praxis since 1998 and manages implementation of all the organization’s training. She has worked to end gender-based violence since 1994, working previously with the Duluth Domestic Abuse Intervention Programs, including their Battered Women’s Justice Project, U. S. Marine Corps Training Project, and the National Training Project. She has planned national conferences, managed over 120 training events, and co-developed numerous training manuals. She received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Minnesota, Duluth. In her spare time she likes to travel, play volleyball, and spend time with friends and family (especially her dog Howie).