Shawn Quinn (Libertarian Party) was a candidate for Governor of Maryland. Quinn lost the general election on November 6, 2018. He ran on a joint ticket with the lieutenant gubernatorial nominee, Christina Smith (L).
Quinn graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School. He then joined the United States Navy in 1980 serving until 2000.
In addition to his military career, Quinn worked with the American Red Cross, in law enforcement and as a hazardous material truck driver.
Quinn has been active in the Libertarian Party. He serves a central committee member of the Maryland Libertarian Party. He also ran for the Maryland House of Delegates in 2010.