Michelle began dancing at the age of three at Conservatory of Dance in Yucaipa, California. From there she trained in ballet, tap, jazz, and modern. Michelle earned her pointe shoes at the age of 12, where her love for the art blossomed.
Her favorite ballet to perform is Giselle. She began teaching dance at the age of 14. She attended Riverside City College and participated actively as a dancer, choreographer, and student director in the dance program. Michelle also expanded her art to colorguard, which she performed for five years and coached for three.
She has also enjoyed teaching recreational gymnastics. She has graduated from Cornish College of the Arts to pursue her love of teaching and performing. Michelle loves to teach and help build the love of dance into kids, just as it had been built into her.