Varsity Basketball Coach & Athletic Assistant
Shanette joined Agnes Irwin in 2021 as Varsity Basketball Coach and Athletic Assistant and Lower School physical education teacher. Prior to joining AIS, Shanette spent 21 years as Assistant Coach for the Villanova Women's Basketball team. Coach Lee also ran Villanova's summer basketball camps and was responsible for various elements of the team's administration. Coach Lee's teams qualified for the NCAA tournaments and were well known for supporting their players as both students and athletes. One of Coach Lee's players was named a Rhodes Scholar. During her own student years at Villanova, Shanette was a standout basketball player for the program who was named Big 5 Rookie of the Year as a freshman and set the program's all-time assists mark as a senior. She is an alumna of Merion Mercy Academy, where she is a member of the 1000 point club.