National board of NOW, President of San Francisco NOW, Co-founder of La Casa de las Madres in San Francisco. Founder of Our Lady of Guadalupe Health Center. Third World Women’s Movement. Puerto Rican Organization for Women. Founded, along with Keiko Fukuda, the Keiko Fukuda and Shelley Fernandez Studio and Self Defense Foundation for Girls and Women. President of the Keiko Fukuda Judo Foundation.
Interviewed by Mary Jean Collins, VFA Historian, October 2021
Photo 1. Shelley Fernandez, 1975. Photo 2. Keiko Fukuda and Shelley Fernandez (Photos courtesy of Shelley Fernandez).