She is also a storyteller, skilled in using creative approaches to expand influence and engage support. This combination of operational and creative skills makes Michele an impactful advisor and leader. As someone who has ‘been there’, Michele brings clarity and insight to her role as expert advisor to clients in Australia, the UK and Canada. Michele leads Nous’ environment subsector practice group.
Before joining Nous, Michele was Head of Supply Chain for Oil Search and a member of its field leadership team in the Southern Highlands of Papua New Guinea. Her prior oil and gas experience includes international team leader roles with British Petroleum and Bechtel.
Michele holds master’s degrees in business and foreign affairs from Georgetown University, and a diploma in project management. Her creative qualifications include a certificate in content creation from the Australian Film Television and Radio School and a producer’s certificate from the University of California, Los Angeles.
Michele enjoys hiking, travelling and adventure, and appreciates the diverse cultural offerings of Canberra and Sydney.