Before joining PCSD, Mishelle was a Project Manager at Denham Wolf Real Estate Services in New York City, where she guided nonprofit clients through complex real estate projects. Her clients included community healthcare, social services, and arts and cultural organizations. Prior to that, Mishelle worked in operations management at Pratt Institute in New York City and was an assistant professor in the institution’s Design Management and Arts and Cultural Management graduate programs. She also has extensive experience in architecture and design strategy. Her experience with post-disaster rebuilding in post-Katrina New Orleans shaped her professional mission to deliver better built environments for underserved communities.
Mishelle has a Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design from the Illinois Institute of Art and a Master of Professional Studies in Design Management from Pratt Institute in New York, New York.