Senator Wayne Shaw is proud to represent the good folks of District
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 in
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.
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.
|Senator Wayne Shaw
2300 N. Lincoln Blvd., Rm. 235
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Executive Assistant: Dana Reyna
EA: Dana Reyna
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.
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