Shelby St. Pierre
Topic: “Relationships After Rape”
Shelby Lynn St. Pierre (she/her/hers) was born in Honolulu, Hawai'i about 22 years ago and grew up in small town Minnesota. She graduated from Hamline University with a Bachelor's in Legal Studies, minor in Religion, and an ABA certified Paralegal certificate. While attending Hamline, she founded and facilitated a disability awareness and support group for students on campus living with mental and physical disabilities. She currently lives in St. Paul working as a paralegal and is currently studying for the LSAT and applying to go to Mitchell Hamline Law School in Fall of 2019. She wants to practice law and eventually teach legal studies and women studies at Hamline. She is the Editor-in-Chief of a blog for Hidden Valley Culture and writes for her own personal blog Just Another Sick Girl. St. Pierre is passionate about helping people that face discrimination and educating people about social issues--specifically about disability, trauma, race, gender and sexuality.