Shane was elected to the City Council in April of 2021. He is a graduate of J.C. Penney High School in Hamilton Missouri and Western Governors University in Utah. He served in the Army as Military Intelligence Specialist in East Berlin, witnessing first hand the dangers of certain political ideologies.
Shane is married with three grown children. His wife, Len, is a product development consultant in the international HR and payroll industry. They all feel blessed to be part of the Republic community.
Shane has served on the City Council in the past. He has also served on the Planning and Zoning Commission and the Capital Projects Committee. He comes to the Council with an accounting background and 30 years experience in the utility and construction industries. Shane is proud and honored to once again be serving the citizens of Republic as Ward 3 Councilman and believes the best and most exciting years for our City are on the horizon.