Michelle grew up in California, but has happily called Colorado home since 2008. Fueled by her grandparents’ passion for service and education, Michelle completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology at the University of California, Riverside and worked in direct service at various community development and education nonprofits. After earning her Master of Social Work degree at the University of Denver, she now focuses her work on systems change through programs and policy. Michelle is the director of college success at Denver Scholarship Foundation (DSF) and enjoys being able to engage with students, college partners, and the DSF team to enhance our students’ success. Learn more about Michelle on LinkedIn.