Senator Wayne Shaw - District 3
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Senator Wayne Shaw
Occupation:  Pastor
: Lamar University—BS, Lincoln Christian University—M. Div., Fuller Seminary--D. Min.
Legislative Experience: Senate Member, 2012 - present
Grove, Oklahoma
Party: Republican

Senator Wayne 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. 

Right 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 in Bartlesville. 

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. 

Senator 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.   

Wayne 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.


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Committee Membership

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Office Information

Capitol Address
District Address
Senator Wayne Shaw
2300 N. Lincoln Blvd., Rm. 235
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
(405) 521-5574
Executive Assistant: Bianca Montoya

RM 235

EA: Bianca Montoya

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District Information: District 3

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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.

Counties Represented

  • Adair
  • Cherokee
  • Delaware
  • Mayes
  • Rogers

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Press Releases
Archives: 2015

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