Michelle started her career in sports communications working across magazines and web, before shifting her focus to social media and strategic communications. She has been working with World Athletics in different capacities for 10 years and boasts over 15 years of experience in international sports coverage and media. With a keen eye for engaging stakeholders, she builds bridges and creates dialogue with elite athletes, their representatives, Member Federations, and events, and supports them with communication training and media skills.

Through her extensive knowledge and expertise, Michelle shares her enthusiasm for the sport as a race announcer and commentator in global events ranging from major marathons to European Championships. A keen supporter of gender equity, she has paved the way for more women to gain experience and opportunities behind the mic.