Shawn is a familiar face as the host of “Heart of the Matter” TV show. He is the author of the book “I Was A Born-Again Mormon” and is a leader of Calvary Campus.
Growing up in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (LDS), Shawn served a mission in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. He married his wife, Mary, in the Los Angeles Temple. They are both graduates of Brigham Young University. While a member of the LDS Church, Shawn served as a home teacher, elder’s quorum president, seminary teacher and a member of a Bishopric and Stake High Council. In 2001, Shawn asked to be excommunicated from the LDS Church due to his personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
After a successful career as a securities broker, Shawn spent 2 years in training for pastoral ministry at the Calvary Chapel School of Ministry. Shawn and Mary are proud parents of 3 daughters.