Michelle Shores

 Administrative Assisstant 

Michelle Shores
Michelle joined our team as an administrative assistant in 2020. She lives in Waterville with her husband Craig and her two dogs, Remy and Susan. She has 5 children and 12 grandchildren!

Before One River

Before joining our One River team, Michelle worked for 8 years at the Bangor Daily News. She also spent 7 years working in sales and management with Maine Today Media.

At One River

At One River, Michelle is an integral part of our administrative assistant team. She helps do whatever necessary to help keep our family running. Michelle takes the time to welcome every client who calls or visits our office, making sure all of their needs are met. She helps to run the front office, process tax returns, and support our team of accountants.


Besides One River

  • Secretary of the Waterville Lions Club
  • Former president of Waterville Lions Club
  • A Guiding Lion for the Lions Club
  • 2020 Zone Chairperson of the year for Lion’s Club District #41
  • 2019 Lions Club President of the year for District #41
  • 2018 President’s President’s Award Oakland Lions Club
  • 2017 Rookie of the Year Oakland Lions Club

Contact Michelle…

Q & A…

Why do you do what you do?

I enjoy interacting with people. I’ve never met a stranger! Each time I greet a client it’s an opportunity to create a connection with them.

What do you do on April 16?

I celebrate my oldest son’s birthday!

What is something people might not know about you?

In 2019 I was inducted into the Brewer Athletic Hall of Fame for my role in winning of the 1981 Girls State Championship in Indoor Track. This was the first State Championship ever won in women’s athletics, in any sport, at Brewer High School.

What is one of your biggest accomplishments?

I am a three time published author and  currently working on a fourth. Two of my books are at the Library of Congress in Washington DC.

What is the best advice you have ever received?

If you live a good life, good things will happen to you. – – Walt Disney