About Council Member Dicky Amaya
610 Schenck Street
Shelby, NC 28150
Term: December 2019
Mr. Amaya was born in Weymouth, Massachusetts and his family soon moved to Bogotá, Colombia, where he lived for nearly 18 years. He moved to Shelby in 1973, relocating with his parents. Dicky started his business, Amaya-Glaze Company, in 1978. He is married to Marywinn Shull Amaya and together they have three children, Evan, Cora, and Isabel, all married with families. The Amayas are proud grandparents. Dicky is a member of Central United Methodist Church where he is active in the music ministry. Dicky is also a Young Life volunteer leader at Burns High School.