Shah is assistant vice president/community banking manager for NWSB Bank's Market Place Office, 810 Market St., Westminster. She has 14 years of banking experience, specializing in management and consumer lending. Born in Surat, India, in the state of Gujarat, she graduated from Fatima Convent High School, and earned a Bachelor of Science in physics from Sir P.P. Institute of Science in Bhavnagar, Gujarat. She moved to the United States in 2001, and resides in Westminster.