Tim Shaw

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Tim Shaw

Councilmember, City of La Habra

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Tim Shaw was first elected to the La Habra City Council in 2008, and in November of 2016 was overwhelmingly re-elected to a 3rd term on the City Council. Councilmember Shaw served as Mayor of La Habra in 2012 and 2018.

Councilmember Shaw was appointed to the Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) Board of Directors in 2012 and served as Chairman of the Board of Directors in 2019. He is one of two Orange County representatives on the Los Angeles – San Diego – San Luis Obispo Rail Corridor Agency (LOSSAN) Board of Directors. Councilmember Shaw has been La Habra’s representative on the Orange County Sanitation District Board of Directors since 2016.

In March of 2020 the voters of North Orange County elected Tim Shaw to serve as a Trustee on the Orange County Board of Education representing the 4th district, which includes Anaheim, Buena Park, Fullerton, La Habra, and Placentia.

Councilmember Shaw has worked in the office of California’s Governor, an Orange County Supervisor, and a State Senator. He currently works as the Government Affairs Director for the Pacific West Association of REALTORS® and is an adjunct professor of Political Science at Rio Hondo College. His education includes a Bachelor of Science in Aviation Management from Southern Illinois University and a Master of Arts in Legislative Affairs from The George Washington University Graduate School of Political Management. He served a two-year Spanish-speaking mission for his church in Chicago, Illinois.

As a young man, Councilmember Shaw attended elementary school in the Lowell Joint School District, where his mother now serves as an elected Trustee and where his children are attending school. He went on to La Habra High School. He achieved the rank of Eagle Scout.

Tim is married to La Habra native Shannon Bryant, and they are the proud parents of Luke, Matthew, Wes, Jason, Wyatt, and Lincoln.

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