Michelle has 7 years of diverse experience in the medical device and biotech industries. Prior to joining FFMI, she was the Projects Manager for the U-M Coulter Translational Research Partnership Program and a Biomedical Engineer for the U-M Pediatric Device Consortium (M-PED). In these roles, she facilitated commercialization grant funding projects and provided mentorship in the technology planning and development process with U-M inventors, as well as outside companies. Michelle also brings experience from working for two Ann Arbor-based start-up companies spun out of U-M technologies, Tissue Regeneration Systems and OcuSciences.
Michelle is a U-M graduate, having received her Bachelors degree in Biomedical Engineering in 2010 and her Masters degree in Biomedical Engineering in 2011.