Michelle is a researcher with the Corporate Governance Research Initiative at Stanford Graduate School of Business and with the Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University. She is one of the founders of the Stanford Women on Boards Initiative.
She has actively managed a private investment partnership since 1993, and was licensed as a Series 7-General Securities Representative and Series 66 Investment Advisor Representative.
Michelle was with American Express, Inc., lastly as director of travelers cheques distribution. Earlier she worked for Honeywell, Inc., lastly as an accounting manager in Mexico City. She holds a BBA Accounting degree from The George Washington University School of Business.