Shelly Shwartz was born and raised in Israel. She served in the IDF as an Artillery Officer. Shelly received her Bachelor's degree in Behavioral Science, and a Master's degree in Education Management.
Shelly moved to Houston 18 years ago, worked at the Consulate General of Israel & for the Jewish Federation of Houston. Shelly has many years of experience working in nonprofit management, organizing events, and mobilizing volunteers.
Shelly is currently living in Austin, Texas. She is married to Saar, and the mother of Tom & Eli.