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Michael Lee
North Carolina State Senate, District 9
In office
August 18, 2014-present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 1
Base salary$13,951/year
Per diem$104/day
Elections and appointments
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
AppointedAugust 12, 2014
Appointed byNew Hanover County Republican Party
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
J.D.Wake Forest University Law School
Office website
Campaign website
Michael V. Lee is a Republican member of the North Carolina State Senate, representing District 9. He was first appointed to the chamber on August 18, 2014, to replace Thom Goolsby (R), who resigned on August 4.

On August 12, 2014, the executive committee of the New Hanover County Republican Party chose Lee to replace Sen. Thom Goolsby, who resigned on August 4th.[1]

He currently serves on the N.C. Board of Transportation and State Ports Authority Board.[2]


Lee earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his J.D. from Wake Forest University Law School. His professional experience includes working as a lawyer at Lee Law Firm, PLLC.[2]



See also: North Carolina State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of North Carolina State Senate 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. Elizabeth Redenbaugh was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Michael V. Lee defeated Michael Burns and Justin LaNasa in the Republican primary. Lee defeated Redenbaugh in the general election.[3][4]

North Carolina State Senate, District 9 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMichael V. Lee Incumbent 55.4% 35,517
     Democratic Elizabeth Redenbaugh 44.6% 28,637
Total Votes 64,154
North Carolina State Senate, District 9 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMichael V. Lee 81.2% 9,685
Michael Burns 9.5% 1,130
Justin LaNasa 9.3% 1,109
Total Votes 11,924


See also: North Carolina State Senate elections, 2010

Lee was defeated by Thomas Goolsby in the Republican primary.[5]

North Carolina State Senate Republican Primary, District 9 (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Thomas Goolsby 8,926
Michael Lee 5,948


Lee and his wife, Heidi, have four children. They reside in Wilmington, NC.[2]

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Preceded by
Thom Goolsby (R)
North Carolina State Senate, District 9
August 18, 2014-present
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