|North Carolina House of Representatives District 118|
|2013 - present|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Profession||Small Business Owner|
Presnell's professional experience includes owning her own small business.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Presnell served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Commerce and Job Development|
Elections for the office of North Carolina House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 6, 2014. The general election took place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 28, 2014. Incumbent Michele Presnell was unopposed in the Republican primary, while Dean Hicks was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Hicks was defeated by Presnell in the general election.
Presnell won election in the 2012 election for North Carolina House of Representatives District 118. She defeated Ben Keilman and Jesse Sigmon in the Republican primary on May 8, 2012 and defeated incumbent Ray Rapp (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|North Carolina House of Representatives, District 118 General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Michele D. Presnell||51.3%||18,749|
|Democratic||Ray Rapp Incumbent||48.7%||17,788|
|North Carolina House of Representatives District 118 Republican Primary, 2012|
|Michele D. Presnell||56.1%||4,214|
Comprehensive donor information for Presnell is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Presnell raised a total of $107,039 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 4, 2013.
|Michele Presnell's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||North Carolina House of Representatives, District 118||$107,039|
|Grand Total Raised||$107,039|
2012Presnell won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Presnell raised a total of $107,039.
|North Carolina House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Michele Presnell's campaign in 2012|
|North Carolina Republican Party||$56,962|
|Cmte to Elect Thom Tillis||$4,000|
|Friends of Ruth Samuelson||$4,000|
|Keith W Presnell for North Carolina Senate||$4,000|
|Mitch Gillespie for North Carolina House||$4,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$107,039|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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- Campaign contributions: 2012
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "Official Primary Election Results For 2014," accessed June 12, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "General Election Candidate List Grouped by Contest," accessed June 12, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "2012 Primary Election Results," accessed June 12, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "2012 General Election Results," accessed June 12, 2014
- North Carolina State Board of Elections, "Official Primary Election Results," accessed June 22, 2012
- followthemoney.org, "Presnell, Michele D," accessed September 4, 2013
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