Shelby Hoffman Shelby Hoffman is from Mercersburg, Pennsylvania. She grew up living on a boarding school campus where her mother was a dean of students. Shelby has always been surrounded by the value of education and is honored to make education her own career. Before Noodle, Shelby worked at 2U where she was instrumental in launching, developing and recruiting for both Simmons College and University of Southern California’s FNP program. During her spare time, you can find her on a Mountain in Colorado. She enjoys skiing, golfing, hiking, camping and taking pictures.