Shane is a graduate of Mississippi State University with a B.S. and M.S. in Electrical Engineering.  His education continued with a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.  His work experience has been as a Consulting Electrical Design Engineer for over 20 years on numerous wide ranging commercial projects.  Shane is licensed as an Electrical Engineer in 20 states.  His electrical experience also includes work as a Communications Distribution Designer and is Lighting Certified with practical experience in all types of lighting designs and applications.  His experience and certification also include designing and implementing green design practices.

Shane is married to Julie and together they have 8 children.