Michelle was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin but raised on Bainbridge Island when her family moved to the Pacific Northwest when she was 3 years old. After graduating from Bainbridge High School, Michelle played Division 1 volleyball at University of New Mexico while earning a Bachelor’s of Science in Health Education. She graduated magna cum laude. After graduation, she moved back to Kitsap County and, prior to joining the Royston Team, worked for 7 years as an accounting coordinator and public works contract coordinator. She loves applying all her experience in contracts and problem solving to her job as the Transaction Coordinator for the Royston Team!
In her free time Michelle is the director and a coach for Olympic Premier Volleyball Club and the head volleyball coach at Olympic College. She loves spending time hiking, biking, and adventuring with her dog Rusty.