Shelly is a Savannah native who has always loved the small, hometown feel of Richmond Hill. Before joining Surgery Partners, Shelly received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Georgia Southern University in 2011. She then worked as a Registered Nurse in the operating room at Memorial University Medical Center for 5 years, while going to school full-time to receive her Master’s degree in nursing. Shelly graduated from the nurse practitioner program at Armstrong State University in 2017. Her focus was Adult-Gerontological Primary Care and she is ANCC Board Certified.