- EdM, Boston University, Policy, Planning and Administration - Higher Education
- BA, Stonehill College, Psychology
Michelle has been working within higher education for over the past decade. She came to Tufts University and the Department of Education in 2015 after working for some years in the pre-health field as a pre-med advisor and dental school admissions coordinator.
As the Department Administrator, Michelle oversees the budget for the Department of Education, as well as manages the office operations and workflow, plans department related events, and assists with reimbursements.
As Certification Officer for the Department, she oversees licensure endorsements with the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Michelle spends 10% of her time providing administrative support for The Tufts Institute for Research on Learning and Instruction (IRLI).