Shelley was awarded the gold medal for top honours at Waikato Law School in 2014 and went on to complete her Master of Laws in the area of intellectual property law. Shelley’s area of expertise is trusts and relationship property, employment law and intellectual property law. Shelley is practical, thorough, and efficient, and enjoys the challenge of her work. Shelley is a member of the Mathematics for a Lifetime Charitable Trust Board
In her spare time, Shelley plays netball, skis, tramps, and is an avid rock climber.