Gifted and Talented
She is very excited to be working with gifted and talented students from Roosevelt,Redbird,and Washington.
When she is not teaching she enjoys traveling and crafting. She has two grown children. Her oldest son got married so her family has grown by one. She finally has the daughter she has always wanted. She also has one little dog that she enjoys taking for walks.
Ms. Shepherd is a product of Mesa Public Schools. She attended Carson Jr. High and graduated from Westwood High School. After high school She attended Mesa Community College and transferred to Arizona State University.
She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from Arizona State University and a Master of Arts in Elementary Education from Northern Arizona University. She has also earned a reading endorsement, gifted endorsement and an SEI endorsement.