Michelle is an advocate and entrepreneur. She enjoys volunteering at local shelters and community centers to peer mentor other teens in the neighborhood and she continued this journey throughout her adult life. Michelle has worked with children and adults with dual-diagnosis including drug addiction, Autism, mental illness, and physical disorders just to name a few. She has been working in the field of human services since she was 16 years of age.
Michelle is currently vice president of Women in Action, Inc a nonprofit based out of Worcester, MA. The mission of Women In Action Inc is to Unify and Empower Women of all backgrounds and creeds to come together and build within their lives as well as their communities. The vision of Women In Action Inc is to increase the range of opportunities, activities, skills, roles, and rights available to women by encouraging the fullest use and development of women’s abilities and resources. WIA will work to empower all women, and provide a place for women to meet as individuals and in groups, an information and referral service, and it shall initiate other programs to secure and enhance the quality of life for women.