Michelle graduated from Angelo State University in 1997 with a BBA and MBA in Accounting. She received her Certified Public Accounting certificate in 2002. Michelle has worked in the Public Accounting field for the last twenty years with experience in Tax Preparation and Planning, Bookkeeping Services, and Audit. She also volunteers with non-profit organizations and is an active part of First United Methodist Church of San Angelo.
Michelle is originally from Artesia, New Mexico and moved to San Angelo to attend Angelo State University after high school graduation in 1992. Michelle married her husband Phillip in August 1997 and they have two sons, Jordan and Caleb. Jordan lives in Garland, Texas with his wife Becca and Caleb is attending Central High School. Michelle and Phillip stay busy with Caleb and in her spare time she enjoys relaxing and reading.