Michelle has over 5 years of MBA admissions consulting experience and specializes in helping MBA candidates unveil both their professional and interpersonal strengths, as well as in helping candidates identify and articulate their true passions in order to develop powerful, differentiated MBA applications.
Michelle earned her MBA at The Wharton School and has a degree in Fashion Marketing from Parsons The New School for Design. She also holds an Honors Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania.
Professionally – in addition to admissions consulting – Michelle has over 12 years of combined work experience across Retail, Management Consulting, Financial Services, and Entrepreneurship. After starting her career at Lehman Brothers as a Sales Associate in the Global Prime Brokerage Group and then as a junior Chief Administrative Officer in the Commercial Real Estate Group, Michelle found her passion for retail when she transitioned into owning and running an NYC-based vintage clothing company.
In addition to launching a retail venture, Michelle’s retail experience includes leading both growth strategy and process improvement modules at The Boston Consulting Group for Fortune 500 retailers and consumer goods companies. She also served as a Director of Corporate Strategy at CVS Health where she drove promotional optimization and transformational retail innovation projects. Most recently, Michelle managed the $500M+ Facial Care portfolio at CVS Health.
Michelle is originally from Brooklyn, New York and enjoys traveling, philanthropy and Latin dancing. Her philanthropic efforts and entrepreneurial ventures have been recognized in The New York Times and in Time Magazine.