Air Force Airman Shawn M. Lawrence graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. Lawrence completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. He also earned four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Lawrence is a 2011 graduate of Galt High School. He is the son of Kimberly Lawrence, of Galt.