Shelly graduated from B&B High School in 1987. She attended Emporia State University from 1987-1991.
Shelly earned a BS in Elementary Education with an emphasis in Early Childhood.
She began her teaching in USD 380 in Frankfort teaching a combination 5-6th classroom in 1999. After a year at Frankfort, she accepted the 6th grade self contained classroom teaching position at Centralia. She has been teaching at Centralia for the last fourteen years. The grade levels she has taught are grades 6-8 English Language Arts, Study Skills, and 6th Math.
Shelly started teaching at St. Michael's School in Axtell, Ks in 1991. She taught Grades 1-2 combination for three years, and then moved up to 5/6th combination classroom for four years. She substitiuted and coached high school girl's basketball one year at B&B.
She has been married to Gerard Hasenkamp for 24 years. Her and her husband have three children, Hannah, Ryan, and Colton.
Shelly enjoys reading, running, and any sports. She devotes most of her free time to her family and farm.