Shawn Newell

Industrial Supply Company

Shawn is the Vice President of Business Development at Industrial Supply Company where he has worked for the past 35 years.  He serves as a community integrator working as the vice president of the Salt Lake branch of the NAACP, as a Commissioner on the Governor’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Human Rights Commission, he heads the Utah Multicultural Civic Council and is a member of the ME4U coalition.  Shawn is a member of the Utah Manufacturer’s Association Board, the workforce and Economic Development Advisory board at Salt Lake Community College where he is the Alumni Council President for Salt Lake Community College and a Trustee for SLCC.  Mr. Newell is a Civility Ambassador for World Civility through iChange Nations.  Additionally, he serves on the Utah Courts Committee for Self-Represented Parties, a member of the Utah State Board of Education and as a President’s Ambassador for the Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce.  In Mr. Newell’s spare time he officiates youth and adult sports.

Shawn is a graduate of the University of Utah, Salt Lake Community College and has a Masters of Management from the University of Phoenix.  Mr. Newell is married, the father of three and has four grandchildren.