This week's Hometown Hero is Shawn Pittman. Pittman first joined the Navy after September 11th and is now a Petty Officer First Class for Special Ops. Pittman has served in Iraq and Afghanistan and is currently deployed in the Phillipines. He spent most of his adult life in San Angelo and is married to Katherine Griffin. Between them, they have 6 children from ages 21-years-old to 11-months-old. Pittman received the Commendation for Valor for protecting his unit while under gunfire and was the Senior Salior of the quarter.
Shawn Pittman, thanks for being our Hometown Hero.