Michelle Wilshere holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from West Virginia State College and a master’s degree in business administration from Marshall University Graduate College. She is also a Certified Public Accountant. For over 15 years she has completed financial underwriting for multi-family housing developments in West Virginia. Ms. Wilshere previously held the position of vice-chair of the Kanawha County Republican Executive Committee, and served on city council for the City of Dunbar for four years. Ms. Wilshere enjoys being active in her church by singing in the ladies quartet and the choir, working with youth in Awana kids club, and driving a church van.