During his career thus far, Shawn has amassed a wealth of experience including Auditor â€” TDC Internal Audit Office, Board Secretary â€” TDC Tours, Accountant â€” TDC Airline Services Limited and TDC Tours, Credit Manager â€” Courts St. Kitts and Auditor of the Government of St. Kitts-Nevis. Through his professional career Shawn has gained the confidence and the technical expertise required for higher-level duties required during service to the people of St. Kitts-Nevis.
Despite his demanding schedule, Shawn has always made time to contribute to his community especially in terms of education, religion and sports. His contributions include Co-sponsor of the Lloyd Richards Award for the best CXCresults in Principles of Business and Accounts at Sandy Point High School, Founder of the Friends of Sandy Point Award for the student from the Sandy Point High Schoolwith the best CXC results, Trustee for the Alric Lyndon Lake Memorial Fund, Former President of the Sandy Point Methodist Youth Fellowship, Member of St. Kitts Methodist Youth Council, Assistant in the Sandy Point High School Debating Society and he is the Sponsor of the Shawn Richards Basketball Competition during the annual Easter Rama Festival.
Shawn K. Richards has persevered to attain a high degree of accomplishment in his life. He has always contributed to the development of the people of Sandy Point especially in Education and Sports. Now, he has entered politics so as to make a viable contribution on a national scale. His youthful vigour enables him to work twice as hard towards achieving the goals set before him. The people of Sandy Point need to look towards Progress and Sustainable Development.
His competence and his ambition will propel him, as well as the constituency of Sandy Point (Constituency # 5), to new levels of development and prosperity. The people of Sandy Point need to look to the leadership and the Representation of Shawn K. Richards. In Sandy Point choose the Peopleâ€™s Action Movement; choose Shawn K. Richards.
Mr. Richards attended the Cleveland State University as well as the University of the Virgin Islands where he gained his BA in Business Administration with specialization in Management and his Masters of Accountancy and Financial Information Systems. In 2002 he successfully passed the Certified Public Accountant Exam and is currently a registered CPA. He is professional experience includes serving as Senior Auditor – TDC Internal Audit Office, Board Secretary – TDC Tours, Accountant - TDC Airline Services Limited and TDC Tours, Credit Manager – Courts St. Kitts and Auditor of the Government of St. Kitts-Nevis. In the community he has sponsored awards for the best CXC results in Principles of Business and Accounts at Sandy Point High School, served as Trustee for the Alric Lyndon Lake Memorial Fund and he is the Sponsor of the Shawn Richards Basketball Competition during the annual Easter Rama Festival.