Shelbi was born and raised in Missoula, MT, where she attended the University of Montana and received her B.A. in Communication. Shortly after, Shelbi moved to Boise, ID to complete her degree in Dental Hygiene at Carrington College. She moved back to her hometown after graduation. In her free time, she likes to go on hikes with her dog, Zeke. She loves spending time with her nieces, family, and friends. Shelbi enjoys the outdoors, being at the cabin, and traveling to new places.