Michelle grew up in both New Zealand and Honolulu, but has called Brooklyn her home for the past sixteen years.
She works and volunteers within the arts non-profit world and also plays music in her spare time.
At the age of 19, Michelle had a stroke which taught her how to listen to her mind and body as one.
She is driven and determined - finding boxing a challenging sport which always pushes her in the best of ways.
Her personal heroes are her mom, sister and brother,Sol Lewitt, and negative space.