Michelle brings almost 20 years of association experience to the AMA. She has held positions in Events Administration, Membership and Education and has been a valuable staff member of the AMA since 2010. Michelle began her career at the US Senate in Washington, DC where she held staff positions serving two prestigious US Senators. She lived abroad in Germany for many years, before making the Valley her home in 2000. She lives with her finance, 5 dogs and enjoys free time with her close family members.