Ms. Shumate received an Associate of Accounting degree from Central Georgia Technical College in 1998. She also received a Diploma in Medical Billing & Coding from Central Georgia Technical College in 2009.
Ms. Shumate has over 8 years of experience in the Health Insurance Industry. She was a processor, Customer Service Representative, and a Quality Analyst. She has over 20 years of experience in Accounting and Human Resources. For 7 of those years, she specialized in Payroll from an Associate to a Supervisor, where she had 8 employees to manage for Ikon Office Solutions. Ms. Shumate prepares all contracts and forms required for projects. She also handles all accounting duties for the company.
Ms. Shumate serves on the Board of Directors with a local non-profit organization called Friends Helping Friends. In the past 6 years they have helped raise money for individuals and local groups for medical and essential needs.She has also served in the past on the Board of Western Little League, where she was the President of the Ladies Auxiliary for 2 years. Ms. Shumate enjoys sewing, crafts, and spending time with her two sons and granddaughter.