Michelle attends the University of Victoria, where she has recently completed her second year of legal studies. During law school, Michelle worked with the Department of Justice in their Business & Regulatory Law section, where she assisted a large litigation team with an Aboriginal rights and title trial. Michelle also volunteered with Pro Bono Students Canada, where she assisted the Canadian Civil Liberties Association with their RightsWatch project.
Prior to law school, Michelle obtained her B.A. with Distinction in Psychology at Simon Fraser University (SFU). Michelle also held multiple research assistant positions with various labs at SFU, worked with the John Howard Society as an outreach worker, and volunteered with the Crisis Centre of BC, where she answered phone calls received through the distress lines, seniors’ support line, mental health lines, and 1-800-SUICIDE lines.
In her spare time, Michelle enjoys going to the gym, biking the Stanley Park seawall, watching sports, and park outings with her dog.
- J.D. Candidate, University of Victoria, expected completion 2022
- B.A. with Distinction (Psychology), Simon Fraser University, 2018
- Volunteer, Pro Bono Students Canada
- Volunteer, Crisis Centre of BC