Shelley graduated from The University of Texas in Austin with a BA in journalism. She worked in retail for many years before obtaining her Real Estate license in 1993. Shelley worked at Nino & Associates from 1993 through 1996, handling many large Fortune 500 accounts. She was a top producer and in 1994 broke the record for top producing rookie agent. Shelley returned to Real Estate in 2009 after taking time to raise her son. Shelley is a past member of the Junior League of Houston, Kappa Kappa Gamma and St. Martins Altar Guild. Shelley specializes in residential leasing and apartment locating for Nino corporate clients relocating employees.