Michelle has spent most of her life as a runner. she ran competitively all through middle school, High School and into college. Through her running career Michelle has run an uncountable amount of races from 5k’s to Marathons.
She is a wife and the mother of 5 amazing kids (none of whom like to run). She looks forward to her early 4 am runs whether its during training season or not. Michelle enjoys traveling to Uganda doing Mission work and hopes to compete in a race in Uganda someday.
Michelle is The Director of Sports and Wellness at the LaPorte County YMCA and is also a running coach with the Extra Mile Fitness marathon/ half/ 5k program, she also takes care of the operations of her Husband’s Construction business. Michelle’s biggest joy of running is encouraging others to achieve their goals with a smile.