Shawn moved to Prescott in 2005 to raise their two daughters outside of the "metropolis". Shawn had owned and operated a 100+ agent real estate brokerage prior to the parent company selling to a national firm. He was also a partner in Property Management, Mortgage, and Escrow firms. Licensed since 1989, and a Broker since 1997, Shawn has served on numerous professional and community committees including: Professional Standards, Budget, Burbank Center for the Retarded, Big Brothers of Los Angeles, Pasadena Fire EMS reserves, and Arizona Children's Association. He has also been elected by his peers as "Realtor of the Year", Director, Association President, and State Regional Chairman. His hobbies include bicycling and flying.