Michelle Lehmkuhl was born and raised in Rockdale, Texas. She attended and graduated from Rockdale High School in 1996. After attending Blinn College for a year and a half, she entered Baylor University. Michelle graduated from Baylor in 1999 with a B.A. in Political Science and from Baylor University School of Law in 2002. While in law school, Michelle worked part-time as a law clerk in a local law office and a local title company.
After law school, Michelle worked as an associate attorney in a local law office. In 2005, Michelle decided to open her own law office. In addition to her private law practice, Michelle also serves as the city attorney to the City of Rockdale and as an assistant county attorney for Milam County.
Mrs. Lehmkuhl is also active in a number of professional organizations including the Milam County Bar Association and the Rockdale Chamber of Commerce. Michelle currently serves as Vice-President on the Rockdale Independent School District Board of Trustees.