Michelle is one of the first 300 people worldwide to receive a Masters in Applied Positive Psychology (MAPP) from the University of Pennsylvania. She is a positive change strategist and works alongside change-agents within organizations to cultivate resilience, engagement and wellbeing. She is passionate about effecting positive change in the workplace, because a thriving workforce is the cornerstone of flourishing families and communities.
As a former Captain in the Wisconsin Army National Guard, Michelle was at the forefront of the Army's initiative to increase resilience and enhance the performance of Soldiers and their family members. She
launched this program statewide and has since trained thousands in resilience and positive psychology tools. She saw firsthand the transformational impact this training had at the individual level and the ripple effect created throughout the organization. It is her mission to create that ripple effect in your workplace.