Johnny (Johnny) Shaw (D-80)

State Representative Johnny Shaw

Johnny (Johnny) Shaw (D-80)
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Capitol: 615.741.4538
FAX: 615.253.0356
District: 731.658.7689
Suite 570 Cordell Hull Building 425 Rep. John Lewis Way North
Nashville, TN 37243
425 Rep. John Lewis Way North
Nashville, TN 37243
Residence:Bolivar, TN

Committee Assignments


Born January 5, Laconia, TN Married, five children Theology A.S., American Baptist College, Jackson, TN Campus Businessman/Minister House Member of the 102nd through 111th General Assemblies Vice-Chair, CMRA/Community Rehab Gathering of Men - Missionary Org. Former Anderson County Commissioner Former Board Member, National Civil Rights Museum Community Rehabilitation Agencies of TN, Board of Directors TAKE ONE (Offender Support Program), Steering Committee Chair Board Member, West Tennessee Mental Health Facility Hardeman County Chamber of Commerce Lifetime Member of the NAACP Mayor's Character First Program, Brownsville Founding Member of the Shaw Singers Rural West Tennessee Caucus Alzheimer's Tennessee Advocate Commission on Aging Advocate Tennessee Association of Broadcasters 2016 Legislator of the Year, TN Forestry Association 2014 Media History Maker- (The Nation's Largest African American Video Oral History Collection)- Recognized for the innovative Programing and Coverage The Provide in Radio and Television 2013 Legislator of the Year, NBCSL, Corporate Roundtable Benjamin Ruffin Award 2012 Tennessee Association of Broadcasters-Distinguished Service Award Southeast association of Area Agencies on Aging-2012 Aging Impact Award 2008 Big Brothers, Big Sisters Appreciation & Service Award 2005 West Tennessee African American Entrepreneurs, C.A. Rawls Bridge Builder Award 2004 William Henry Miles Outstanding Community Service Award 2003 Jackson Affordable Housing's Jo Helen Imani Award 2002 Legislator of the Year, Tennessee Development District Association 2000 West Tennessee Black Business Association Chairman's Award

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2000    Next Election: 2024
Spouse: Opal   DOB: 1/5/1942
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