Chief Executive Officer
Awards and Affiliations
- San Gabriel Valley Council of Government City Managers Technical Advisory Committee
- Environmental Stewardship Award, fleets
- Model Community Achievement Award (AQMD)
- Governmental Green Fleet Award, Top 21 of 100
- Platinum Award, first in Energy Efficiency, San Gabriel Valley Energywise Partnership
- Demand Response and Energy Savings Awards (San Gabriel Valley COG)
- Co-recipient Most Business Friendly in Los Angeles County
- Volunteer Driving Instructor – BMW/Tire Rack/Michelin, Safe Teen Driving Clinics
- Life Member California Highway Patrol 11-99 Foundation
- California, Registered Professional Civil Engineer
Shannon Yauchzee was born in Whittier California and has been a resident of the San Gabriel Valley for most of his life. In his early years Mr. Shannon Yauchzee worked in various aspects of the construction industry in the family business. He also attended Cal Poly University in Pomona where he obtained his Bachelors of Science degree in Civil Engineering and subsequently obtained his State registration as a California Professional Engineer. Mr. Yauchzee then served about 8 years with the public-private partnership firm of Willdan Associates out of their City of Industry office providing consulting services to various Cities and Counties throughout the area. He then joined the City of West Covina and became their Public Works Director. During his 18 years with West Covina, he led West Covina to be a leader in energy efficiency saving the City millions of dollars in energy costs. He also was responsible for managing and building over one hundred million dollars in improvements to the City’s parks, streets, facilities, landscaping and infrastructure.
In 2014 Shannon Yauchzee was delighted to join and lead the Executive team for the City of Baldwin Park. Shannon and his wife Lisa have been married for almost 26 years and have two beautiful daughters, Emily and Sarah. Lisa teaches second grade for Bonita Unified School District. Emily is enrolled at Cal Poly Pomona University and is in the Honors College Program. Sarah is attending the University of Laverne on their Presidential Scholarship, is on the Volleyball Team and the Dean’s Honor roll. Shannon Yauchzee has a record of bringing projects in on time and within budget and brings with him a strong background in efficient government leadership and a commitment to high standards for customer service.