Vann named Chamber Member of the Month
Shannon Vann of State Farm Insurance in Sallisaw was named the Sallisaw Chamber of Commerce Member of the Month at a recent chamber monthly membership luncheon.
State Farm Insurance opened in March 1997, after Vann was selected to replace his father, Ken Vann, as the agent in Sallisaw. Prior to moving back to Sallisaw, Vann worked for State Farm Insurance as a Senior Claims Representative in Lawton, having started there in December of 1991.
He’s a graduate of Sallisaw High School class of 1986 and graduated from the University of Arkansas in 1990 with Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, majoring in Finance.
Vann and his wife Cheryl have 3 children - Nathan Vann and wife Catherine of Brooklyn, N.Y.; Riley Long and her husband Jordan of Euless, Texas; and Marissa Vann of Arlington, Va.
He has served as a past board member for the Sallisaw Chamber, SIC, and Sallisaw Lions Club and continues to be active in city government, currently serving as city commissioner for Ward 4 and served as mayor for 12 years.
Vann has a team of four staff members who help him in providing Good Neighbor service to their community and customers.