Michelle serves as the Director of Finance, providing oversight and stewardship for all aspects of the organization’s financials operations.  Working closely with the organization’s leadership team, she ensures the organization’s integrity on fiscal matters by promoting best practices in finance encompassing budgeting, forecasting, managing investments, annual audits, and reporting to the Board of Directors.

Michelle has nearly two decades of financial management experience in corporate and nonprofit environments – with roles at Blackbaud, Ernst & Young LLP, Abyssinian Development Corporation, and Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship.

She holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from New York Institute of Technology and a master’s degree in business administration and management from Mount Saint Mary College.