Michele served as Development Director for Virginia Organizing from 1999 to 2008 and now serves as Special Projects Coordinator. Previously she directed a Montessori school for 17 years. Michele has lived in Charlottesville since 1980, where she has been a community activist around issues of race, education, peace and justice, and the environment.
“Working with Virginia Organizing is a privilege. I am optimistic for the future because every day I see the quiet groundwork being laid for a more just and peaceful society. As our grassroots work grows, power is shifting.”