Shelbi Redmond (Byers) graduated from Bendle High School before attending Central Michigan University, where she earned her K-8 teaching degree majoring in mathematics. While at CMU she was a member of Zeta Tau Alpha sorority. For the first 4 years after graduation she worked in title one at her almamater where she coached high school cheerleading. In 1996, she was hired by Flint Community Schools. She is married to Army veteran David Redmond. After moving to Flushing in 2001 she and her husband coached youth football and cheerleading for over 10 years. Shelbi enjoys reading, mostly mysteries, and watching criminal investigation shows. She has a passion for art and being creative. Her happy place is spending time up north at their cabin and floating on the pontoon.