A two-year fellow (2004-2006), Shelly interned with Knesset members Ilan Leibowitz and Eliahu Gabbay.
Her first-year research focused on legislation for encouragement of capital investments, and her second-year research, co-authored with fellow Diana Zaks, focused on urban revitalization in Israel.
Hassan holds a B.A. in economics and business from the College of Judea and Samaria in Ariel and an M.A. in economics from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
After the program, Hassan went to work in the financial services industry.
Currently, she works at the Jerusalem Municipality.