Shawn Kuehn

Treasurer and Director of Professional Development

A native Houstonian, Shawn was grew up in Jersey Village where he attended Jersey Village High School and was proud to lead their band as their Drum Major. He then went to the Hilton College of Hotel & Restaurant Management at the University of Houston, where he lead Hall of Honor, Gourmet Night and Par Excellence, as well as a member of the Spirit of Houston Marching Band. In conjunction with attending university, Shawn started managing restaurants at the age of 19. These include Reef, 13 Celsius, The St. Regis, Brenner’s on the Bayou and Weights & Measures.

Shawn returned to U.H. to get his M.B.A. in Finance while teaching the restaurant management laboratory at the Hilton College. After graduation, Shawn followed his love of numbers and service and transitioned into the financial services industry. He also continues to volunteer in the LGBT community, and holds such roles as the President of the Lone Star Volleyball Association, Vice President of the U.H. LGBT Alumni Association (Co-Chair of Red Dinner II), as well as on the boards of the Greater Houston LGBT Chamber of Commerce, and the Lone Star Veterans Association & LIVE Consortium.

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