Michel’le Wheatley was a Political Science major at Tougaloo College. She is from Leland, Mississippi and a 2012 graduate of Leland High School. Michel’le has participated in leadership programs such as Mississippi Student Justice Alliance, is a member of Alpha Lambda Delta, and Pre-Law Society. She also interned with AFL-CIO, which is a labor union out of Washington, DC. She has been a member of Pilgrim Home Missionary Baptist Church in Leland, Mississippi. Michel’le was a Tennis player for Tougaloo College. During her spare time, she enjoys educating, tennis, and family. Her future plans have been to attend Law School and fight for the justice of the voiceless.