Shellie is a native of Del Norte County–born at Seaside Hospital, and raised in Crescent City and Gasquet. After graduating from Del Norte High School, Shellie left to area to complete her education, returning to Crescent City in 2001 to begin her career as a certified Physician Assistant. Her practice includes the care of children and adults, injured workers, and patients with urgent conditions. Shellie’s clinical skills and compassion have earned her the title of Del Norte Healthcare Provider of the Year for three years. Shellie loves the natural beauty of our area and enjoys hiking, mountain biking, riding horses and spending time with her husband and two little girls. Elected to office in 2010, Shellie joins her fellow Healthcare District Directors with the goal of providing expanded, affordable healthcare for local residents.