Michael C. Shealy of Lexington, SC, was elected to the National Board of Directors of WoodmenLife as Director, effective Nov. 1, 2009. He has been employed with Carroll's Electric Service, Inc. since 1979, where he is currently the President and Co-Owner.
Shealy has been a lifelong WoodmenLife member and an active member of Oak Grove Chapter 273 since 1977. He has served in every chapter office, including President from 1995-2000. He also serves on the Nominating, Building, Property, and Fund-raising committees for the chapter.
As a member of the South Carolina Jurisdiction, he has held several positions, including President. He serves on the South Carolina Fraternal Corporation Board of Directors and the Nominating Committee, which he chaired for two years. He actively serves with the South Carolina Fraternal Alliance, where he has held the offices of Second Vice President and Vice President, and in 1998, he served as President. Shealy was appointed to the National Legislative Committee from 2001-2005. He has served on the National Judiciary Committee since 2005 and was appointed Chairman in 2009.
An active member of his community, Shealy is a Past Chairman of the Columbia Electrical Council and has served on the Midlands Technical College Board of Advisors for more than 10 years. He was appointed to the Lexington County Building Code Board of Appeals by the Lexington County Council in 2004.
Shealy is a recipient of the WoodmenLife Good Neighbor Award, Fraternal Spirit Award and WoodmenLife Meritorious Service Citation Award, and was elected South Carolina's Fraternalist of the Year in 2006.
Shealy is the son of retired National Director J. Carroll Shealy. He and his wife, the former Liz Catoe, are members of Lexington Baptist Church, where he serves as a substitute Sunday school teacher. He and Liz have two children, Mack and Kendall.
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