Michelle takes the lead on organizational development and fundraising. She also engages partners, allies and researches on questions related to the economy, technology and the future of the labor movement. She shares responsibility with Jess on strategic planning, programming and organizational growth. Michelle has published research and analysis on labor market impacts of technology in partnership with the Roosevelt Institute and the Century Foundation. In 2015, Michelle was proud to join President Barack Obama as co-moderator of the first ever Town Hall on Worker Voice, bringing the voices of workers directly to the White House. Before co-founding Coworker.org, Michelle spent a decade at the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) where she used creative media and the arts to advance union campaigns. She is on the boards of Arts and Democracy and the Brooklyn Institute For Social Research, and lives in Brooklyn, NY.