Before majoring in Business at Central State University in Edmond, Shelley trained in dance with Helen Marmiam, as part of the Ballet Company of Paris. She also took classes in Tap, Ballet, Pointe, Modern, Hawaiian and Baton for many years in Tucson with Dorothy Cameron, and trained in Mexican Folkloric Dance for a year in Guaymas, Mexico.

Writing and setting directions for “Soundtrak” television commercials during the years of 1984-1988, gave Shelley extensive business training. Shelley has worked in the ATD office for the past 23 years, and also holds the title of Studio Manager. She leads our staff in maintaining the highest level of efficiency and professionalism. Shelley works with our office staff to see that any administrative, book-keeping or billing issues are taken care of quickly and efficiently, and is always available to answer any class, account or Dance Concert questions. Shelley makes certain to keep everyone informed and to keep our systems updated and running smoothly. Her organizational skills and ability to multi-task extreme, helps to make ATD the best!