Shawn Gullixson is dedicated to Colorado Springs. A nearly 30-year resident of the Springs, Shawn is active in the community. He serves as the President of the Colorado Springs School District 11 Board of Directors. He was also appointed to the Colorado Springs SE Community Plan Steering Committee, and serves on the El Paso County Community Development Block Grant Advisory Committee. He has been a member of the Colorado Springs Downtown Review Board, as well as the National Institute for Social Impact. Shawn has worked with countless local organizations including the YMCA, TESSA, Care and Share, and others to support essential services and growth in the Pikes Peak region. He was one of the founding members of the Colorado Springs Rising Professionals, which seeks to retain and develop talent in the Colorado Springs community. Shawn's passion for connection and community serve as the foundation for his work as Market President and Area Retail Leader of Vectra Bank in Colorado Springs, where he leads a culture of community-focused banking.