A life time Texas native, born and raised in Levelland, Texas. Shawn Myatt began a career in law enforcement in 1993 working for the Lamb County Sheriff’s office as a Jailer and Communications Operator. After attending South Plains College Police Academy he became a Deputy Sheriff.
Shawn has been promoted to many positions throughout his career ranging from Patrol Sergeant to Investigator. The last 18 years Shawn has been a Police Chief in the cities of Sundown, Colorado City, and Navasota. He was recently promoted to Assistant City Manager and Director of Public Safety for the City of Navasota. He graduated at Tarleton State University in December of 2016 with a Bachelor’s of Applied Arts and Science Degree in Criminal Justice Administration. He is a member of Texas Police Chiefs Association (TPCA) and Kiwanis. Shawn has a twenty-year-old daughter who is attending Blinn College.