Shawn and his wife Jennifer are residents of Wilmington Island and have three children in the school system. Before joining the School Board, Shawn was active in the PTA and served as an elected parent representative on the May Howard School Council.
Shawn is also active in the Savannah community, particularly in the area of education. He serves on the Board of Directors for the Educate Chatham Foundation, and is the past Chairman of the Board and a classroom volunteer for Junior Achievement, an organization that brings volunteers from the business community into classrooms. He has also served as a volunteer for the Mock Trial Program at Beach High School.
Additionally, Shawn has served on the Boards of the Georgia Employer Committee, the Savannah Employer Committee, the Downtown Business Association, the Savannah Bar Association, the Savannah Development & Renewal Authority, and Savannah United, a local soccer club. He has received numerous awards and recognitions for his community service. He is also a 2006 graduate of Leadership Savannah and a 2013 graduate of Leadership Georgia.
Shawn is an attorney at Hunter, Maclean, Exley & Dunn, where he currently serves on the firm’s Management Committee. His law practice focuses on employment law, employee benefits, and business litigation.
Term of Service: January 1, 2019 – January 1, 2023
Emory University School of Law, Juris Doctor, with Honors
The Pennsylvania State University, BS in Public Policy, with High Distinction
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