Teaching & Learning

Sarah Shelp, Youth Development Specialist

Sarah Shelp comes to SEEDS with a decade-strong background in youth advocacy and counseling.  Sarah has a BA in Psychology from Michigan State University and an MA in Family and Consumer Sciences from Western Michigan University. As an active nature-lover, gardener, counselor, caseworker, teacher, and mother, she has spent decades nurturing growth in plants and people alike. Sarah was raised in Michigan and has spent seasons in Hawaii. You can often find her swimming in open water or exploring beachy landscapes. Sarah specializes in making connections with people and is happiest when she is building relationships. Come and see her if you could use a hearty laugh or a compassionate ear. She has never met a stranger.