Santa Barbara, California
Michele has been an attorney specializing in employment litigation and personal injury since 1993. She received her B.A. in Law and Society at U.C.S.B. in 1989 and J.D. from Santa Clara University of Law in 1992. She has lived in Santa Barbara with her family for over two decades. Throughout this time, she has actively volunteered, fundraised, and served as a board member for various education-related organizations and non-profits, including: Lou Grant Parent-Child Workshop, the Montecito Union PTA, the Montecito Union Education Foundation, Storyteller Children’s Center, the Foundation for Santa Barbara High School, and AHA. Recently, Michele launched a “side-career” as a non-profit consultant and certified grant writer.