FULLERTON, CA – – Assemblyman Curt Hagman (R-60) has endorsed Shawn Nelson for Supervisor in the campaign to fill the seat currently held by 4th district Supervisor Chris Norby.
“Shawn Nelson is a strong fiscal conservative and a hero to taxpayers in Fullerton,” said Assemblyman Hagman. “With government at all levels facing fiscal calamity due to years of reckless spending, we need Shawn on the Board of Supervisors.”
Hagman represents parts of north Orange County that overlap with the 4th Supervisorial seat. He is currently the Republican Floor Leader in the Assembly and Vice-Chair of the Committee on Public Safety.
“It is an honor to have Assemblyman Hagman’s support and I look forward to working with him to implement fiscally responsible policies that benefit the taxpayers in Orange County,” said Nelson.
Councilmember Shawn Nelson is a strong fiscal conservative who was elected to the Fullerton City Council in November 2002. He served as Mayor in 2004-05 and 2006-07. Nelson is a California native who was raised in Fullerton. The Sunny Hills High School graduate holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from USC, and a Juris Doctorate from Western State University College of Law. Councilmember Nelson was named the “Local Elected Official for 2009” by the Orange County Republican Party.
Active in the community, Councilmember Nelson is a member of the Fullerton Elks Lodge, the Fullerton Chamber of Commerce, and the Orange County Bar Association. He is actively involved as a member of Zion Lutheran Church, is a sponsor and “Soccer Dad” for the Fullerton Rangers youth soccer club, and is head coach and a parent sponsor for Fullerton Pop Warner Football’s Junior Peewee Team.