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Shawn was first elected to the Texas Legislature in November 2016. She is proud to represent the communities in the southeast and southwest parts of Greater Houston. During her first term in the legislature, two of Shawn’s bills were signed into law, including one to create more economic opportunities in her district. Shawn was instrumental in prioritizing the devastating maternal mortality issue facing Texas women. For her work, she was named ‘Freshman of the Year” by the Texas Legislative Black Caucus. When re-elected, Shawn will continue to fight for the underserved communities in her district.

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