Shaw is proud to represent the good folks of District 3.
Senator Shaw was born and raised on a farm. He even went to
a one room country school until he was in the eighth grade.
He has a degree in Secondary Education from Lamar University, Beaumont,
TX, with math and history teaching fields. He also has a Master’s
degree from Lincoln University, Lincoln, IL, and a doctorate from
Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, CA.
out of college, Senator Shaw taught in the public high school at
Yellville, AR. He and his wife Anna served as missionaries
to Liberia, W. Africa, where he taught in Liberia Christian High
School and Liberia Christian College. Over the past few years, he
has served as an adjunct professor for Oklahoma Wesleyan University
Senator Shaw has served as a pastor most of his life. He served
as the senior pastor at First Christian Church in Grove for fifteen
years before being elected to the Senate.
Shaw has been working with Dr.Joe Wilson in the Oklahoma Prison
Chapel Program, which has successfully built five chapels in Oklahoma
prisons. The senator has visited many of our prisons and spoken
in several because he believes that this program will provide prisoners
and opportunity for change.
Senator Shaw has officiated football for the past 29 years. He
served as volunteer chaplain for the Grove Police Department.
Before being elected, he served on the board for CASA (Court Appointed
Special Advocates—advocates for neglected and abused children),
Abundant Blessing Center (Pregnancy Center) and Grove CAN (Community
Action Network—drug prevention) all in Grove.
married his wife Anna in 1968. They have three children—Doug,
Teresa and Timothy. They also have five grandchildren. Over
those 47 years of marriage, Wayne and Anna felt led to foster numerous
children in their home which enriched their lives and broadened
the ministry which they love so much.
2300 N. Lincoln Blvd., Rm. 235
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Executive Assistant: Bianca Montoya
District Information: District 3
Zip codes Represented
- 74015, 74036, 74337, 74338, 74344,
74346, 74347, 74352, 74359, 74361, 74364, 74365, 74368, 74370,
74427, 74441, 74451, 74452, 74457, 74464, 74471, 74931, 74948,
74960, 74962, 74964, and 74965.