National Director of Strategic Diversity Initiatives
Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P
Michelle P. Wimes has returned to Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P. as National Director of Strategic Diversity Initiatives. As director, Ms. Wimes will manage the firm’s diversity programs, including recruiting minority attorneys, maintaining a diverse work force, and promoting an inclusive environment. Ms. Wimes has experience in managing diversity initiatives; she was partner and Chair of the Diversity Committee at Spencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP. She received her B.A. from the University of Missouri-Kansas City and her J.D. from Tulane Law School where she graduated with trial advocacy honors.