David Shawley is from Linwood, KS and moved to Lawrence, KS in 1997. He earned his Bachelor of Science in early childhood education from Emporia State University. He has been married for 21 years to his wife Gabriella, and they have five children and one grandson. David decided to pursue a different profession and started in construction from the ground up. After learning about carpentry, steel erection, concrete work, and many other facets of construction, he is now directing and managing jobs as a job superintendent and assistant project manager for CPS. In his free time he enjoys God, family time, outdoor activities, flying gas powered RC airplanes and reading.