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Council Member Abe Shearer

Council Member Abe ShearerCurrent term: 2013-2017

Contact: Abe.Shearer@harrisonburgva.gov

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  • Born and raised in Harrisonburg
  • Enjoys biking, cross country skiing, traveling, cooking, and home renovation projects



  • Bachelor of Science, James Madison University



  • Director of Business Development for Endless Horizons and subsidiary/affiliate companies


Civic Involvement/Other boards

  • Shenandoah Valley Bicycle Coalition
  • Harrisonburg First Church of the Brethren
  • Friendly City Food Coop
  • Past Council Representative, Finance Committee
  • Council Representative, Parks and Recreation Commission
  • Council Representative, Liaison to the Social Services Advisory Board
  • Council Representative, Massanutten Regional Library Board of Trustees (Vice-President)
  • Council Representative, Central Shenandoah Planning District Commission
  • Council Representative, Social Services
  • Council Representative, CDBG Selection Committee 


Favorite thing about Harrisonburg
"Our proximity to so many outdoor opportunities, the mountains, and the amazing people that make up our friendly city."