Michelle moved to Queensland from NSW, and now calls Brisbane her home. She holds a Degree in Early Childhood Education and currently works as a Centre Manager for an Early Education service. Her experience with managing a centre has given her with a wealth of experience with interpreting laws and legislation related to the Early Childhood profession. She also is also accustomed to dealing with the public and building networks in the community. As a passionate animal advocate, Michelle is heavily involved in the rescue and rehoming of companion animals. She enjoys volunteering for animal organisations that provide food to rescues animals, and outreach groups that support vulnerable communities to help feed their four-legged companions.