Graciela Mitchell, Paralegal to Shawn Lovorn
Graciela joined the Lovorn & Ogle Team in 2016 with 13 years of paralegal experience. As Paralegal to Shawn Lovorn, she plays a significant role in the success of the firm. Graciela specializes in client communication as well as assisting clients regarding their pending case. Graciela assists Shawn in preparing clients for their court appearances and ensure they are well taken care of throughout the process. She graduated with a BA from the University of Incarnate Word. She previously worked for Boerne Police Department, the Fair Oaks Ranch Police Department, and paralegal for a local attorney. Graciela has fostered professional relationships with law enforcement agencies, clerks, attorneys, and court coordinators locally as well as throughout the Texas Hill Country.
Graciela is a Boerne native and attended Boerne Independent School District. Family is extremely important to her and she values her time with them when she is outside of work. She is an active member of St. Peters Catholic Church in Boerne where she taught CCD for over 10 years. She also enjoys working in a local church nursery and is passionate about the Rainbow Senior Center at Kronkosky Place and their mission.
At this stage in her life, you can find her cheering on her son every Friday night at the Boerne High School Football games!
Simona Cude, Paralegal to Bob Ogle
Simona Cude graduated from Stefan Cel Mare University, Suceava, Romania in 2008 where she majored in English and German – Language and Literature. Simona was born and raised in Romania, and she has lived in various European countries before moving to the U.S. in 2009. She attended Kaplan University Paralegal Certificate Program in Denver, Colorado in 2011 and has 7 years of experience in paralegal work.
Simona joined the Lovorn & Ogle Team in 2015 as a paralegal and his since gained valuable knowledge and expertise in Family, Business and Probate Law, as well as in Wills, Estate and Trusts.
Simona is an incredible asset to the firm as she brings a multitude of skills, including being fluent in several languages including Spanish, German, French and Romanian. Simona’s spare time is almost exclusively spent with her family.
Shannon Marshall, Legal Assistant
Shannon Marshall graduated from Schreiner University in 2017 with a degree in Business Management after growing up in Boerne, Tx. She is currently enrolled in an MBA program in Ethical Leadership at Schreiner University.
Shannon joined the Lovorn & Ogle Team as a legal assistant in 2018. She is integral to the team with client relations, firm scheduling and overall legal assistance. She is a member of Hill Country Women in Business and enjoys photography and traveling during her time off.
Misty Stout, Marketing Director
Misty Stout graduated from Louisiana State University in 2006 with a degree in Early Childhood Education. She grew up in Houston, TX and moved to Boerne with her family in 2008.
Misty joined the Lovorn & Ogle team as a contract social media specialist in January 2016 and officially joined the team as the Marketing Director in October of 2018. Misty’s primary roles include coordinating marketing efforts, team camaraderie, and community awareness/involvement.
Misty is the proud wife of a firefighter and mom to six boys. She has been a member of FBC Boerne for 11 years and spends her free time volunteering in the community and at the ball fields supporting the boys.
Community Involvement & Accolades:
- Co Founder and former Board Member of Vault: Fostering Community
- Boerne Police Foundation Board Member
- Hill Country Women in Business Member - Membership and Philanthropy Committees
- Boerne Special Olympics Fashion Show Director
Ryan Sprayberry, Business Manager
Ryan Sprayberry received a Bachelor’s in History with a minor in World Religion from Baylor University. He continued his education by receiving an MA in American History from George Washington University in 2015 and an MBA from UTSA in 2019.
Ryan joined the Lovorn & Ogle Team in 2017 and is currently the firm’s Business Manager. Ryan works directly alongside the partners in making firm decisions and setting operational goals. He supervises staff, oversees the customer support processes and manages many of the firms moving parts. Ryan is our team advocate regarding continuing education, meeting goals and the overall development of positive business practices for the firm.
Ryan was born and raised in Boerne and currently resides here with his wife and son. Together they enjoy spending time in State and National Parks, cooking, reading and listening to Texas country.