Ms. Shelby West

FFA  Advisor

Rabbit SAE Advisor

Poultry SAE Advisor

​Exploration in Agriculture Instructor

Small Engines Instructor

Veterinary Science Instructor 

Advanced Parliamentary Procedure  CDE Team Coach

Novice Parliamentary Procedure  CDE Team Coach


 Atwater FFA

Atwater High School Agriculture Department

Atwater FFA

PO Box 835  /  2201 Fruitland Ave

Atwater, CA  95301

Office:  209-357-6025

​Fax:  209-357-6067



Birth Place:                       Modesto, CA
Hometown:                       Turlock, CA 
Current Residence:         Le Grand, CA

Family:  Engaged (TBD)

High School:  John H. Pitman High School (Turlock)

Education / Career Highlights:

  • Merced College:   A.S.  Degree in General Agriculture
  • California State University, Chico: B.S. Degree in Agriculture Science

Atwater High School Instructor Since:  2013-2014



“Interesting Tidbits"

Favorite Movie: "Fifth Element"

Favorite Book (of late): “Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austin

Sports/Hobbies: Triathlon, Traveling, and Hiking

Favorite ("Pump-Up") Song: "Eye of the tiger" by Survivor

Favorite Quote:  "Get 'er Done!" 

Teaching Philosophy: "To mold the mind of young people through my passion for agriculture and enthusiasm for life."

Influential People (Outside of Family): 

  • Mr. Gravatt - Williams- Agriculture Teacher
  • Dr. Brad Dodson- Retired CSU Chico Agriculture Professor
  • Don Sinnott- Supervisor

Philosophy in Life:   “It's just an eye. God saw fit to place it with a spare.”