She is an international philanthropic, author & speaker that has traveled the world as an advocate for the less fortunate. 2014, she took her first humanitarian trip to Guatemala where she helped an orphanage. Her next mission trip took her to Kenya, Africa with Kizimani, a nonprofit that focuses on hope and sustainable change to impoverished communities. In 2015, she accepted Vice Presidency for Young Vision Africa, a non-profit organization that encourages young leaders in Sierra Leone. Also in 2015, Michelle joined a team of people in Hyderabad, India where she worked with Back2Back Michelle left her position to focus on ending domestic violence. Her desire to help victims of domestic abuse came from personal experience in such a relationship. Michelle was with her assailant for three years where she endured physical, sexual, emotional and financial abuse. Michelle wrote, produced and performed a critically acclaimed play about her experience entitled But I Love Him.