Shelly has taught Jazz for over 20 years. Her teaching credits include The University of Utah, Salt Lake Community College, The Ballet School, Edinburgh Festival Scotland and Central Ballet School, London England. She currently teaches for Ballet West Academy and Ballet West Outreach program.
Shelly has also choreographed for the Utah Opera, including Cinderella, Italian Girl In Algiers and Deer Valley Music Festival: Gondoliers. Nationally and internationally, Shelly has also choreographed a number of theatre productions, DOD tours, casino dance reviews, television commercials and television series.