, a native Oregonian, has been with the Oregon Wine Board since June 2011. She manages all media outreach and industry communication efforts.
Michelle is a graduate from the University of Oregon in Eugene, with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Communications and Cinema Studies. While in college, Michelle interned with the Southwestern Company, one of the country’s oldest direct marketing firms, as a direct salesperson working with rural families on educational needs in Iowa, South Dakota, Kansas and Wyoming. Prior to college, she worked at Freightliner Trucks LLC in the Portland office as a data technician from 2004-2006