Having both lived with and holding professional experience, Shelley has been in the Disability Sector for over fifteen years. Shelley graduated from RMIT in 2004 with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Disability. Shelley worked in direct support while studying and then moved on the case management, planning and facilitation, and into the customer service space. Shelley enjoys working with people to recognise their individual strengths and aspirations which is what had driven her to gaining a Certificate IV in Career Development. Through her professional experience Shelley has developed a broad working knowledge of the NDIS, implementation and facilitation to support participants and their families plan and transition to a variety of post school options, supports and services to meet their individual needs.