Michelle grew up in the building industry, her father a custom home builder and her mother an interior decorator. Growing up in the business, Michelle was a natural to get into selling real estate. After teaching Middle School for several years, Michelle’s first stint in real estate started in the Lake Oswego and surrounding Portland area in 2005 and continued as they moved to Central Oregon in 2007. Michelle loves to put her knowledge and experience to good use, giving her clients an exceptional real estate experience. She looks at all her clients as “teammates” and therefore communication and honesty are at the forefront of each client relationship. She works hard to create a “win-win” situation for everyone and believes in this whole heartedly as professionals and in her personal life as well.Besides working hard in Real Estate, Michelle loves to spend time with her two boys and helping with their activities. A former Division I soccer and basketball athlete at Oregon State University, Michelle loves to pass along her skills through volunteer coaching. She also has taken on duties with the Cub Scouts and is a Den leader for her youngest son's den. Michelle loves anything athletic and has dabbled a bit in triathlons, loves to hike, camp, and do anything outdoors with her husband and kids.Combining all the knowledge and experience Michelle has acquired through the years, her exceptional dedication to customer service, as well as her “win-win” attitude, are sure to create a great experience for all your Real Estate needs.