· Born and raised in Pinellas County

· Product of Pinellas County schools

· Graduate of Florida State University, Elementary Education

· Former elementary teacher for nine years

· National Board certification

· Business owner for nine years

· Former school improvement writing team member

· Actively involved parent

· Serves on the School Advisory Council

· Serves on the board for the Parent Teacher Association at the school level

· Pinellas County public school volunteer

· Girl Scout troop leader

School volunteers are important.
Shelly was a team leader for the Lego’s Club.

I want to thank all of you for the tremendous support you have shown me.  We have accomplished so much in such a short period of time.  To receive over 26,000 votes after only three months of campaigning is amazing.  I couldn't have gotten this far without your help. 



Shelly Ladd-Gilbert