Elise Nieshalla is a hard working entrepreneur, economic development professional, and common sense conservative.  She serves as the Vice President of the Boone County Council, is a member of the Budget Committee, and holds a Master's Degree in Public Affairs from Indiana University. Elise lives in Zionsville with her husband and four children.


- Vice President, Boone County Council 

- Budget Committee, Boone County Council 

- Vice President, Indiana County Councils Association

- 2018 County Councilor of the Year, Association of Indiana Counties

- Legislative Committee, Association of Indiana Counties

- Owner and Manager of real estate investments

- Former Member, Governor Mitch Daniels' Economic Development Policy Team 

- Former Head of Business Attraction, Indiana Department of Commerce

- Founding Faculty Member, Hoosier Leadership Series

- Former Adjunct Faculty, Indiana University


- Executive Committee, Boone County Family Recovery Court

- Board Member, Sylvia's Child Advocacy Center

- Board Member, Boone County Convention & Visitors Bureau

- County Council Representative to the Boone Economic Development Corporation

- Board Member, National Federation of Republican Women

- State Republican Convention Delegate - 2014, 2016

- Vice Precinct Committeeman

- Member and Volunteer, Boone County and Zionsville Chambers of Commerce

- Member, Boone County and Indiana Farm Bureau

- Member, Boone REMC Member Advisory Group

- Judge, Future Farmers of America

- High School Leadership Team, Zionsville Fellowship Church

- Table Leader, Awakening/Great Banquet

- Volunteer, Habitat for Humanity