A native San Diegan, Ardy is a former journalist, radio personality, writer and motivational speaker. Her extensive community involvement includes the YMCA Board of Management, The San Diego Foundation and the United Nations Association San Diego (UNA-USA San Diego).
In 2014, Shaw traveled with 19 UNA-USA San Diego Chapter members to take part in the annual meeting of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) at UN Headquarters in New York City. Throughout her career, she has received numerous community awards which include the YMCA Golden Triangle of Distinguished Service Award and the San Diego County Women’s Hall of Fame.
Ardy will be the Master of Ceremonies during UNA-USA San Diego’s celebration of the founding of the United Nations on Saturday, October 21, 2017 hosted at the Prado Grand Ballroom in beautiful Balboa Park. For information on the event, please see HERE.