The Author

Shelby Wagner

Shelby Wagner is a professional who cares. She is a retired elementary school music teacher, church organist, choir director, and published author. Wagner’s credentials include a BA and BMus from Oakland University in Rochester, MI, and a master’s degree from Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.
Born on a farm in Arkansas, Wagner’s family moved to Michigan when she nine. Having grown up there, she married and raised two children. She is listed in The Marquis Who’s Who in the Midwest, Twenty-Second Edition,1990- 1991, and has been a member of:
• The National Music Teachers Association;
• Michigan Piano Teachers Association;
• Orff-Schulwerk Association;
• Parrottsville (Tennessee) Business Association; and
• Business Network International.
Shelby is currently a member of the Sturgis (MI) Writers’ Mill, and National Non-Fiction Association, and entertains on the piano at nursing homes, senior centers and community events.