Michelle is Chief Operating Officer of The Greenwall Foundation. In this role, she oversees the Foundation’s operations and communications, and manages the Foundation’s grant programs and other special projects.
Prior to joining the Foundation, Michelle served as Associate Director at the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues where she oversaw staff work on diverse topics including neuroscience and related ethical issues, pediatric medical countermeasure research, and human subjects research protections.
A graduate of Harvard Law School, Michelle also practiced law in Washington, DC and clerked for the Honorable Bruce M. Selya on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. She has published articles on various legal issues and topics in bioethics including end-of-life decision-making, research ethics, and emerging genetic technologies.