PresidentCSU ChicoB.A. Psychology, '92
Michelle is an alumna of California State University, Chico. She graduated with a degree in psychology minoring in human resources. She had a successful career in retail management, working for companies such as Gap Inc. and Williams-Sonoma Inc. She and her husband decided to flex their entrepreneurial skills and returned to Michelle’s hometown, Chico, and purchased a coffee house, Bidwell Perk. She continues to run the café and recently celebrated the business' 20th anniversary, as well as their ownership of the business for the last 10 years. Michelle has a passion for her community and the Chico State campus. She is involved with Omega Nu and other local organizations where she volunteers her time. She served as Vice President, President and Past President for the Chico State Alumni Association and continues to stay involved with the board through her role on the CSU Alumni Council.