Michelle joined the QMusic team in February 2015 with a background in media relations, radio broadcasting and business administration. She has worked in and around the music industry for past 15 years from independent record stores, PR and publishing houses to co-running independent record label, Coolin’ By Sound.
Cutting her teeth in publicity in the late 2000s, she became a senior publicist at Two Fish Out Of Water and worked on campaigns for The Waifs, Augie March, The Drones, The Jezabels and The Falls Music & Arts Festival. Following her heart to Brisbane in 2011, Michelle became a Station Manager at 4ZZZ where she was known as ‘Miki, managing the day-to-day running of the community radio station and its 200 volunteers for 4 years.
In 2016 she co-organised Australia's second Girls Rock! camp which was held in Brisbane and was a founding organising committee member of the Brisbane Reclink Community Cup.