He has been called to serve in the Nevada Reno Mission, speaking English. He reports to the Provo MTC on December 12, 2012. He has 52 days to be ready to go! His mission covers most of the state of Nevada, some of northern California, and a small piece of Utah. If you want to learn more about his mission, you can check out the mission blog.
Signed by the prophet, Thomas S. Monson.
Congratulations, Elder Shinkle! You're going to make an excellent missionary. We're so excited for you! Serve with all your heart, might, mind, and strength!