Peabody Spotlight: Art Teacher Shelley Momany


Name: Shelley Momany 

Position: Visual Art Teacher

Years at Peabody: First Year Here!

Years teaching: 9 ½ years

College or Grad School: BFA in Graphic Design – Memphis State University; MAT in ElementaryEducation University of Memphis; Art Endorsement – Kindergarten through 12th Grade

Family: Dr. Sharon Momany (mother), Dr. Frank Momany (father), Dr. Cory Momany (brother), Dr. Michelle Momany (sister-in-law), Dale Momany (nephew)

What are your hobbies? Drawing, Painting, Watching Movies, Anything Relating to Boston Terriers

What is your favorite elementary school memory? Winning an Art Contest in 5th Grade

What is your hope for your Peabody students? My hope is that the students at Peabody will learn to appreciate art and be inspired by the art that surrounds them. I want students to make connections between what they learn in my class and the big, bold, beautiful world around them.

What is your favorite Memphis outing? I love to go to Pho Saigon for the Spring Rolls and Crazy Bubble Tea!

Do you need anything for your classroom? I would love to post some projects on and let supporters help out with individual projects through that site.


What is one thing a parent can do to partner with you in educating their child?Please just continue the tangible and intangible support that you have offered me since my arrival at Peabody. Our Eagle parents are the best!



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