B.B.A. Accounting, Hofstra University, M.S. Secondary Education, Mercy College. Michele took a circuitous route to teaching math at Mott Hall II, a New York City middle school. She worked for Prudential Securities as a fund accountant and later at Klein Lipton Liebman as an accountant prior to deciding to be a math teacher. She is currently the 7th and 8th grade math special education teacher at East Rockaway High School but expects to return to Mott Hall in a teacher-leader role.
Michele is now a Director of Operations at Mott Hall II, New York.