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A life of serviceJan
Along with Kevin Wimsett '96
and Calvin Goings '96who were featured in the last edition
of Scene, "Lives of Service,"Jan Shabro '64, '88
serves on the Pierce County Council. She was first elected in 1994.
"When I was at PLU, little did
I imagine I would be entering the political scene," Shabro
said. "My public service in this job has been one of the
most rewarding experiences of my life."
Shabro got both of her degreesa
B.A. and M.A. in educationfrom PLU. Prior to being elected
to the council, Jan worked for the Washington State House of Representatives
and the Office of the Secretary of State, was a public school
teacher and an instructor for the Boeing Company.
Because of term limits, Shabro leaves
at the end of this term. She will seek a seat in the Washington
State Legislature. She has been a Pierce County resident for more
than 35 years.