Ms. Sell received her Bachelor of Education in Middle Childhood Education from The University of Toledo in Toledo, Ohio. She went on to teach middle school in Ohio for four years before moving to Virginia. Ms. Sell taught Civics and Economics for the next six years in Shenandoah County. During that time, she was voted Teacher of the Year and also received her Masters of Education in School Librarianship from Longwood University. She is currently one of the librarians at Smart's Mill.