Meet Your Neighbor: Judy Wayne finds inspiration in active seniors

Scottsdale resident, Judy Wayne. (submitted photo)

Name: Judy Wayne

Where I live: Scottsdale

When & why I moved here: 1986 to keep the family together.

What I like most about living here: Sunshine/warm weather

Activities I enjoy: Baking, yoga, working, movies, music concerts, being with my grandchildren

My favorite charity or volunteer activity and why it deserves support from others? Concierge Via Linda Senior Center

My No. 1 suggestion to new residents looking for ways to get involved in their community: Volunteer in activities that interest you.

What one thing would you like to see changed in Scottsdale? Public Transportation (light rail)

My family: 3 sons, and daughters in law; 6 grandchildren

What I do: Baker/Babysitter/Patient advocate

People who are an inspiration to me: Older people who are active and have a positive energy

My advice to today’s youth: Be responsible. Learn from older people (in your family). Good manners are very important.

To volunteer in the city of Scottsdale, visit

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