Michele attended the American Institute of Massage, Richmond, VA, graduating in May of 2004. She was born in Portland, Oregon and grew up near Auburn, California in the beautiful Sierra Nevada foothills.
Michele attended California State University, Chico, graduating in 1994 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Religious Studies and minoring in Women's Studies. She moved to Richmond in 2000 with her husband, Mark and daughter Devon.
Michele is nationally certified in Therapeutic Massage, with specialties of Trigger Point, Neuro-Muscular Therapy, Prenatal, Infant and Reflexology Massage. She is also a certified Equine Sports Massage Therapist.
Michele's special interests revolve around her home, Seven Devils Farm, and her family. Her family rides, trains and breeds Quarter Horses, American Paint Horses and American Miniature Donkeys. She is active in her community volunteering with 4-H, the Virginia Food Bank and the United States Equine Rescue League.