Chief optimist is driven by her passion to help those in need. Her path often illuminated by rose-colored glasses, seeing challenges as an opportunity. Michelle has been in resource development for many years, loving what many dread. “When you believe in the power of people and the impact of the organization…no task is too great.” Balancing her professional and family life is important. She feels blessed to have the opportunity to do so. Her favorite activities are those spent with family: boating, downhill skiing, camping, volunteering, healthy cooking, and golf.