Shay Cassily grew up in Massachusetts. After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania with a BA in English and a MSEd in Secondary Education, she moved to New Hampshire to teach English and raise her family.
A lifelong educator, she is currently the Director of Field Experience in the Education Department at the University of New Hampshire while simultaneously completing her doctoral dissertation.
Her love of community service has led to many community volunteer positions including PTO President, President of the Portsmouth Swim Team, and coach for Portsmouth City Soccer Club. She is looking forward to the opportunity of working with Bedrock Gardens.
For the past six years, she has lived in Rye, NH with her partner Joe Keefe and their 5 children.