Laurie Shahan

Email: Click Here


Wide Open SpacesLaurie Shahan is thrilled to be part of Hale Elementary.

Prior to joining Hale Elementary, Laurie taught for Maricopa Community Colleges and Mesa Academy for Advanced Studies. Laurie received her Master of Education, Bilingual Multicultural Education degree with distinction from Northern Arizona University after graduating with a Bachelors of Science from Brigham Young University.  In her early education, Laurie lived in Spain, where she studied humanities, the people, culture, and their language and taught ESL for Mesa Public Schools. Originally, Laurie was Idaho raised on a ranch where her passion for training horses and fiddling with blue grass music began.  Laurie now resides in Mesa with her family where she leads an active lifestyle in aviation out of Falcon Field, tennis with her Sweet Shots team,  snow skiing, and the fiddle with her country band.