Shawn D. Reels
Business Representative – Indianapolis/Lafayette Area
Shawn was elected as Indianapolis / Lafayette Business Representative for SMART Local Union No. 20 effective May 2018. He has been a member of Local 20 since September 1991. Shawn served his Apprenticeship from September 1994 thru 1999, when he became a Journeyman in September, 1999. Shawn served on the Safety Committee for members at Southwark 2018 – present, is a Trustee on the Lafayette Building Trades 2019 – present, participates on both the Indianapolis Building Trades and Muncie Building Trades, and serves on the JATC Apprenticeship Board in Indianapolis.
Shawn was awarded Employee of the year in 2004 by Bright Sheet Metal and MICCS Employee of the year.
Shawn attend Madison Heights High School and continued his education at Ivy Tech.
Shawn has 2 grown daughters. He is a small business owner in Marion, IN where he sells and buys guns, coins, sports and other vintage items.