Shawn Ferrell was born and raised in the Four Corners area. Working in the tourism and resort industry lead him and his wife Sarah to many ski towns chasing their passion for skiing and enjoying the great outdoors. Before settling down in the Durango area Shawn and his wife moved to Uganda in East Africa as missionaries serving orphans and widows. He ran a street program that feeds and educates street children as well as helped orphanages in the bush with self-sustainability projects. They worked in Kampala, Uganda for a few years and started a family there.
Now, they have 3 children Jethro, Wiley, and Olive. In 2013 he started a photography business revolving around real estate. His enthusiasm for real estate has led him to get his real estate license and pursue this career. Naturally, growing up in this area, his love of the outdoors runs deep. There spontaneous and adventurous mentality has led them to travel the world, skiing, hiking, camping, hunting, and fishing Living at Vallecito Lake and it being part of his families weekend vacations, he is focusing his efforts to serve as an expert to buyers and sellers in the Vallecito and outlining areas.