Michelle is an Account Manager for the Client Services team, Eastern Region. She maintains long-term relationships with the schools she works with, and on an ongoing basis strategizes solutions for fiscal emergencies to growth planning. She loves the energy and innovation of working for a startup company and loves that her work involves helping kids get the education they deserve. She hails from sunny San Diego and is part of a big family whose holiday family gatherings are pretty epic. She met her husband, a native Oregonian while attending the University of San Diego where she studied Finance, with a minor in French. Both adventurous at heart they moved to Portland, directly after graduation. A Portlander for six years, Michelle enjoys all the green scenery, the Oregon Ducks, hiking, movie-going, and Voodoo Donuts.