Frost, Shelley 1960-

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FROST, Shelley 1960-

PERSONAL: Born December 30, 1960, in Redwood City, CA; daughter of Patrick and Nancy (Ruff) Cravalho; married Kevin Frost, July 12, 1986; children: Bret. Education: San Jose State University, B.A. Politics: Democrat. Religion: Roman Catholic.

ADDRESSES: Home—2404 Dekoven, Belmont, CA 94002.

CAREER: Peninsula Humane Society, public relations officer, 1988-89; Pets in Need, Redwood City, CA, manager, 1989-94; Frosting on the Cake Productions, Belmont, CA, director and video producer, 1994—. HEN, judge of essay contest, 1990—; CAPE, founder, member of board of directors, 1993-2000, and volunteer.

MEMBER: Belmont/San Carlos Mothers Club (president, 1995-96).

AWARDS, HONORS: Brady Award, Peninsula Humane Society, 1995; ITA Platinum Video Award, for Babymugs!

WRITINGS:

(With Ann Troussieux) Throw like a Girl: Discovering the Body, Mind, and Spirit of the Athlete in You!, Beyond Words Publishing (Hillsboro, OR), 2000.

Creator of the videotapes Babymugs!, 1994, and Kidstuff with Dick Clark, Real Girls, Real Sports, Old Friends, and Little Patriots.

WORK IN PROGRESS: Animals in the News, completion expected in 2003.

BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES:

PERIODICALS

Sports Illustrated for Women, January 1, 2001, Meesha Diaz Haddad, review of Throw like a Girl: Discovering the Body, Mind, and Spirit of the Athlete in You!, p. 19.

OTHER

Frosting on the Cake Productions Web site,http://www.frostingonthecakevideo.com (July 9, 2002).