Director of Training
Michelle has more than 25 years experience in the hospitality industry, specifically in mountain destinations. She began her career as an Event Manager at Vail Resorts in Beaver Creek before moving to Destination Hotels & Resorts’ Vail Cascade property as Senior Conference Services Manager. During her seven years with Vail Cascade, Michelle was named Conference Service Manager of the Year by the Colorado Hotel & Lodging Association. Michelle then transferred to Destination Hotels’ Teton Mountain Lodge in Jackson Hole, Wyoming as Director of Food & Beverage. In 2012, Michelle joined RMC as a Senior Operations Manager and in 2016 was promoted to Director of Internal Development. Michelle’s responsibilities include training and job development for employees in all 10 of RMC’s offices, as well as the corporate and support teams.
Born and raised in Minneapolis, Michelle has a B.A. in Economics from the College of St. Thomas in St. Paul. Michelle loves the mountain lifestyle, including snowboarding in the winter, as well as backpacking and mountain biking in the summer. Her other interests include hockey, golf and traveling to exotic destinations including Tanzania, Viet Nam, Indonesia, and Patagonia.