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March 7, 2017 — Local Elections
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City of GardenaCandidate for City Council

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Shannon W. Lawrence

Civil Servant/Analyst
570 votes (5.64%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Clean, Safe Communities for an Exceptional Quality of Life
  • Practical, and Responsible Budget Priorities and Spending
  • Smart and Innovaive Economic Development



Profession:I am a Personnel Analyst for the City of Los Angeles, and former Gardena Planning Commission Chair
Commissioner, Gardena Planning and Environmental Quality Commission — Appointed position (2004–2015)
Commissioner, Los Angeles Unified School District Redistriciting Commission — Appointed position (2011–2011)
Commissioner, Gardena Youth Commission — Appointed position (1993–1995)


Alabama State University Bachelor of Science , Business Administration / Marketing (2001)

Community Activities

Executive Board Member / Regional Director, National Alumni Association of Alabama State University (2001–current)
Coach, Gardena Youth Soccer (2016–2016)
Board Member, American Heart Association - Western Region (2009–2012)

Who supports this candidate?

Organizations (2)

  • Los Angeles County Federation of Labor
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 11

Elected Officials (2)

  • Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas
  • Councilmember Jawane Hilton

Individuals (3)

  • Brenda Jackson
  • Clifton Woods
  • Kai Parker

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