Michelle first started in TV news at 17 at her hometown station in West Virginia, running cameras and master control. She worked her way to an on-air job by age 18, working in TV and Radio through college, eventually spanning the southeast.
Michelle also enjoys teaching. She taught communication and writing courses on the university level for the past 5 years. Michelle completed her undergraduate studies at Concord College in Athens, WV and an MA at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA.
Michelle is proud of her Irish heritage and is almost 100% Irish! She enjoys singing and helping with her son's school. She's married to a very supportive husband, Nick, an architect and current EMBA candidate at UW-Madison. They have one son, Enzo, who she says already out-wits her!