Shane's educational background is in economics and international studies. He received his undergraduate degrees from the University of Oregon in 2006, and entered the private sector at Smith Barney after graduation. In May of 2011, he joined Merrill Lynch and started building his practice as a Financial Advisor. He's always had an interest in the arts, specifically the exploration and preservation of the artifacts that comprise our history. Shane wants to support MNCH's outreach to public schools and other public programs that raise the awareness of our youngest citizens.