Shelby is a student at Louisiana State University Medical School in New Orleans, LA. She grew up in Lafayette, LA where she became a follower of Christ. She obtained a B.S. in Kinesiology from LSU in Baton Rouge and spent her junior year at the University of Hawaii at Manoa through the National Student Exchange program. She is currently the Vice President of her local CMDA chapter and the Southeast Regional Student Representative. She is a member of Edgewater Baptist Church in New Orleans.
Shelby has an enthusiasm for spreading the good news of Christ to those around her through medicine. She hopes that medical school and her future career will bring her to a deeper understanding of the Gospel and His purpose for her. She believes that CMDA is an integral part of her medical experience and hopes to give back in the years to come. In her free time, Shelby loves to play the piano, play tennis, and go hiking trips with friends.