Ron Shanks  
Building & Safety Division
Title: Senior Building Inspector
Phone: 562-383-4118


Ron Shanks was hired by the City of La Habra in 2007 as a Building Inspector. In 2009 Ron received the Employee of the Year Award and Customer Service Awards in 2009 and 2010. In 2014, Ron was promoted to Senior Building Inspector. Ron was also a member of the Building and Safety Team that was awarded the Department of the Year Award in 2010 and 2014. Ron was a general contractor for 17 years prior to coming to the City and has been in construction for 32 years. Ron is a member of the International Code Council and maintains eleven certificates including Combination Commercial Inspector, Combination Residential Inspector, Building Plan Checker, Building Official and Property Maintenance Inspector. Ron has an Associate Arts Degree in General Studies and is currently working on a Bachelors Degree in Public Administration. Ron enjoys playing bass in a rock group in his spare time. 

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