Shilpa Stocker is a life-long resident of the city of Lethbridge. Since graduating with an undergraduate degree in Management from the University of Lethbridge, she has worked in the Faculty of Management as an Academic Assistant, starting the Professional Consulting Program as well as the International Management Program. Progressing within the academic institution, Shilpa then served as the Associate Director Marketing and the Director of the International Centre for Students for the University. In 2002, Shilpa started her own consulting company, Westwinds Management Solutions (AB) Inc.
Shilpa values community involvement and has been involved with a variety of organizations, including Lethbridge Chamber of Commerce, Friends of the Lethbridge Regional Hospital, Persons with Developmental Disabilities South West Liaison, Alberta Summer Games, Rotary Club of Lethbridge and the Lethbridge Police Commission. Shilpa's son attends Chinook High School and her daughter currently attends the University of Lethbridge and plays on the Pronghorn Women's Hockey Team.