Shelby Emmett, Esq., a member of the national advisory council for the Project 21 black leadership network, is a Maryland attorney with a focus on employment and family law.
Shelby also has served as a legislative counsel for Rep. Kerry Bentivolio (R-MI) and as a staff assistant for Rep. Tom Price, M.D. (R-GA). She also has worked in policy development for the Healthy Teen Network of Baltimore and in legislative affairs for the U.S. Department of Education.
Shelby, a Detroit native, received her BA from James Madison College at Michigan State University in Political Theory & Constitutional Democracy with a second degree in Social Relations. She received her law degree from the University of the District of Columbia.
Shelby also is a former talk radio show host on the BlogTalkRadio network, is an experienced radio and television guest and has written for several blogs and publications, including the Daily Caller.
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