Shelley grew up in Missouri, graduated from Oklahoma State University, and took post graduate courses from OSU and the University of Wyoming.
Shelley has worked for many years in Information Technology, as a Network Engineer, a Project Manager, Operations Director, and I.T. Department Head. She holds several technical certifications.
She found fiction to be a pleasant escape from the dictates of technology.
She's a member of Romance Writers of America and Sisters In Crime. Her current published works include Numbers Never Lie and Bring It On. Another novel, The Designated Driver's Club will be released in February, 2013. Bring It On was a 2012 Finalist in the Denver RWA Molly Awards.