Shelli Richardson Boggs is a teacher, advocate for students and education.
As a lifelong Arizona resident Shelli knows the importance of being an independent voice for empowering young lives.
Shelli currently serves on the EVIT Governing Board in Mesa, Arizona.
Happy Hair Bands- A project of compassion
Anyone who’s undergone chemo and the subsequent hair loss is familiar with the itchiness and heightened sensitivity of cancer patients’ scalps.
Shelli Boggs is familiar with the frustration too, her stepson was diagnosed with cancer a few years ago and she saw firsthand how sensitive his scalp became. She also noticed how most cancer patients opted to pull on a beanie, something much more comfortable than a scratchy wig. Though her son’s hair grew back fairly quickly, it struck her how much longer that could take for girls.
Shelli set out to do something about it…