Shelley Wade has always had a passion for music and entertaining. As a young girl, the Houston, Texas native dreamed of being an award-winning singer and spent years performing at events throughout the state. Her interests later evolved into a curiosity for radio, and for more than a decade, she has graced the airwaves and entertained music fans from all walks of life.
Throughout her career, Shelley has been honored with numerous industry awards and honors including winning Best Midday Show by A.I.R. (New York) and being named Member of the Year by the San Diego Association of Black Journalists. She has also been featured in Time Magazine, and has appeared on daytime talk shows The Today Show with Kathie Lee and Hoda (NBC) and The Talk (CBS). Today, she hosts the weekday afternoon drive on KMYI Star 94.1 (San Diego), and can also be heard weekends on 104.3 MYfm (Los Angeles) and KUBE 104.9 (Tacoma). Fans love her relatability, her friendly demeanor, and her loveable laugh!
Outside of radio, Shelley mentors high school and college students interested in careers in Journalism, and also volunteers her time hosting events geared towards helping women that have been victims of domestic violence.