Michelle brings a wide variety of experience from the high-tech telecom industry, the legal world, and even the education field, including 10+ years of high-tech marketing experience. 

After graduating with a degree in Communication and Media Studies from University of San Diego, Michelle worked for Nuera Communications, a start-up with cutting edge Voice over IP technology.  Michelle worked in both the sales and marketing departments from 1998-2004, managing the Inside Sales group and then moving on to Marketing where she managed all marketing communications, program marketing, investor/analyst relations, and proposal writing.  She also orchestrated and presented at social and networking events across the country for customers and prospects, including analyst roadshows.    

From 2006-2009, Michelle served as a marketing consultant for another start-up in the VoIP space, NetSapiens.  Michelle was key in launching the company’s brand, logo, and complete marketing communications plan including their website, tradeshow booth, collateral, advertisements, and promotional items.  She continued her work in public and analyst relations, and negotiations with vendors. 

After being heavily involved in volunteer positions at her children’s private school, in 2015, Michelle accepted a paid position at St. Anne School doing marketing and office management.

Originally from the Bay Area, Michelle worked for several years as a legal assistant in San Jose, CA at a law firm specializing in Real Estate Litigation.  Because of her background and passion for residential real estate, Michelle recently obtained her CA Realtor’s Salesperson license.

Michelle resides in Laguna Niguel, CA with her husband and two sons.  In her free time, she loves taking advantage of the Southern CA lifestyle with outdoor exercise, golf, and attending her sons’ sporting and school events.