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City of Galt City Council Councilmembers Shawn Farmer

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Mayor Shawn Farmer

(209) 366-7116


TERM ENDS: Dec. 1, 2022

Shawn Farmer is a Galt native, and his family has lived in the region for four generations. He has been married to his wife, Heather, for 23 years, and together they raised three daughters. As a small-business owner, Farmer has a natural love for community and also has spent years working in manufacturing and construction—expercience that has helped him make decisions when it comes to the planning and expansion of Galt. 

First elected: 2018

Day job: Owns telecom contracting business; owns the Coffee Shop Bakery in old town Galt. 

Council assignments: City and Schools Together, Galt Youth Commission, Public Safety Committee, Sacramento Public Library Authority, Sacramento Transportation Authority (alternate), Sacramento Homeless Policy Council, City Selection Committee

Notable quote: “Generations of my family have called Galt home and I am deeply vested in this community. I want to be involved in guiding the future of our city, as well as protecting the way of life we all share here.” (Source: Galt Herald)