Sheila Grela is a seasoned litigation paralegal who obtained a Paralegal Certificate, with honors, from the ABA-approved USD Paralegal program. Sheila has advanced her paralegal training by becoming both a Certified eDiscovery Specialist (CEDS) and an Advanced Certified Paralegal (ACP) in eDiscovery. Additionally, her eDiscovery accomplishments were acknowledged when she was appointed to be a Global Advisory Council participant for the eDiscovery Reference Model (EDRM) in 2020.
Sheila is a fierce advocate for training, education, mentorship, and professional development for the paralegal community. She is heavily involved in the California Alliance of Paralegals (CAPA), San Diego Paralegal Association (SDPA) and the San Diego chapter of Women in eDiscovery. Sheila engages with her colleagues by hosting the CAPA & SDPA weekly series Virtual Lunch with Leaders.