Graduate School

Loma Linda University
Master’s Degree in Marriage & Family Counseling

Undergraduate School

Pepperdine University
Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology & Elementary Education


Virginia Shepherd, M.S., is the administrator of Dr. Shepherd’s medical practice. She serves in multiple roles covering operations management, process improvement, team building, and leadership training. Virginia earned a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology & Elementary Education from Pepperdine University, as well as a Master’s degree in Marriage & Family Counseling from Loma Linda University. The Shepherds have been married 45 years, with 11 children and 15 grandchildren.