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Norman D. SHUMWAY
Former California Republican politician
Source : Tim DOWLING
After moving to California, he was educated in the Stockton public school system. He received an Associate of Arts degree from Stockton College in 1954, and was graduated from the University of Utah with a Bachelor of Science degree in political science in 1960. Shumway received a J.D. degree from University of California, Hastings College of the Law in 1963.
Prior to entering public office, Shumway was a partner in a Stockton law firm. He taught legal courses at San Joaquin Delta College and at Humphreys College, and holds a lifetime California teaching credential. In 1974, then-Governor Ronald Reagan appointed him to the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors. He was elected to the Board in 1974 and in 1978. He was Vice chairman of the board in 1977 and chairman in 1978.
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