Michele’s background combines experience in education, business and technology. After teaching first grade in Poway Unified School District for three years, Michele joined Intel Corporation, where she spent nine years in a variety of marketing, business development, and management roles. Subsequently, she served as Senior Vice President for Products and Services at the California Charter Schools Association.
More recently, Michele co-founded and led Activate Instruction, an internet-based nonprofit that provided quality free content to the K-12 education market. Michele earned her BA in Political Science from Claremont McKenna College, an MA in Education from Stanford and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management. Michele also serves as Vice President of Girard Foundation, which supports innovation and systemic reform in K-12 education.« Go back