Shelby graduated from Azusa Pacific University, earning a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration in 1996 with an emphasis in finance and a focus in Eastern European Economic Development. At Newport Advisory, Shelby works as a senior advisor, and has earned the prestigious AIF®, CRPC®, and CPFA® designations. Recently, she was awarded a position on the New Century Council of Cambridge: an exclusive board of advisors that develop innovations in the financial industry. Through a creative lens, the New Century Council of Cambridge looks to the future in order to be on the forefront of technology and planning. Born and raised in San Diego, Shelby now lives in Mission Viejo with her husband and son. She has volunteered for over 15 years at A Wish for Animals, and enjoys deep-sea fishing, hiking, and RV camping with her family.