Michelle serves as VP of Finance providing financial oversight for the organization.
Her responsibilities include budgeting and financial planning, financial reporting, and the creation and monitoring of internal controls and accountability policies.
With a diverse, 30-year banking career, Michelle has spent most of that time in senior leadership positions with major financial institutions throughout Maryland and Virginia. Most recently, serving for six years with Sonabank, with her entire tenure spent at the senior vice president level with roles as compliance officer and internal auditor. Michelle attended Cochise Community College in Sierra Vista, Arizona and the University of Maryland-European Division, Heidelberg, Germany. She has also completed the Sheshunoff Compliance Officer Certification Program as well as the Audit and Compliance Training with Professional Bank Services and American Bankers Association (ABA) – Small Business Certification.