Michelle has lived and traveled within the US and internationally fairly extensively. She received a BA in Economics from DePauw University in Indiana and an MBA in Finance and International Business from The University of Connecticut. Her early career included consulting and auditing which required travel throughout the US, with a couple of assignments in London. Recently she has focused on being a Mom and Volunteer, living in England, New Jersey and North Carolina and traveling to Asia, Europe and the Caribbean.
Over the past few years, God has opened her eyes and heart to the plight of children in northern Uganda. She has visited Acres of Hope in Nebbi, Uganda several times and feels blessed by her friendships with the children and staff of this community.
Michelle attends West UMC in Mooresville, NC where she is on the Missions Committee and Leadership Team.