Michele joined FUND Consulting in 2022. She holds master’s degrees in Public Policy and Educational Administration. Michele previously served as a Senior Policy Intern for a New York City Council political campaign where she led a team of 20 and directed research, writing, and editing efforts on key environmental, urban planning, and public health policy areas. Most recently, she interned at Village Book Builders where she implemented strategic projects and developed equitable policies. Prior to joining the FUND team, Michele worked in academia as an Academic Advisor at the University of Illinois at Chicago.