Shawn has over 30 years of experience leading teams in both executive and consulting roles. Prior to joining EHS, he was the CEO of Spring Education Group, which he built to be the largest network of private schools in the country. Prior to that he was COO of Public Storage (NYSE: PSA) leading all US retail operations for the largest self-storage REIT in the world. Earlier in his career he was also President of Teleflora, the largest network of independent florists in the world. As a consultant, in addition to his EHS experience, he worked at McKinsey & Company as an engagement manager. During his tenure as a consultant, he has worked with clients in banking, consumer goods, chemicals, and industrial services. Shawn started his career as an officer in the United States Army leading combat engineer units and left active duty with the rank of Captain.
Shawn earned an MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business and a BS in Civil Engineering from The United States Military Academy at West Point.