About Mayor

Who is Şevket CAN?

Şevket CAN was born in Tarsus in 1969. After completing his primary and secondary education in Tarsus, he completed his education at the Faculty of Agriculture of Erzurum Atatürk University and graduated as Agricultural Engineer.

Şevket CAN, who is also active in university years, has worked at various stages in Erzurum Idealist Hearths. Organized many social and political activities of the universities. After completing his military service in Ankara, he started to work as a public officer in the Directorate of Fire Department of Tarsus Municipality in 1997. After that he worked in the Procurement Department.

Şevket CAN, who was brought to the State Directorate of Tarsus Municipality in 1999, was the chairman of Tarsus Idealist Hearths in 2000. Şevket CAN, who was appointed as the Directorate of the Municipality of Tarsus Municipality in 2001, has been working as the Technical Works Directorate in 2003 and in 2006 as Assistant Vice President.

Since 2009, he has been the Vice President of Technical Services. He became mayor of MHP Tarsus in local elections in 2014. He is married and has 3 children.