Michelle is a business consultant with 20+ years experience in providing business management and human capital consulting services to Fortune 500 clients. She is a Practice Director with Slalom Consulting in Atlanta, a strategic management consulting firm based in Seattle. Prior to joining Slalom, Michelle was a Consulting Partner in IBM's Global Business Consulting Services Practice where she specialized in business transformation, organizational development, talent management, and merger and acquisitions.
Michelle has 20 years of organization development and talent management experience. She has held senior HR roles at companies such as IBM, AT&T and Ameritech Services. Michelle has been formally recognized for her service and delivery excellence.
Michelle holds a PhD in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from DePaul University. She is a frequent speaker at HR and Learning Industry conferences and regular publisher in industry and peer reviewed journals. Her professional interests include HR's role in mergers and acquisitions, managing a globally integrated enterprise, and the use of social networking/collaboration for employee engagement.