Media/PR Counsel, NYC & NJ
Michele brings more than 20 years of media and corporate public relations experience to the newsPRos team. Michele spent the first half of her media career in front of the camera as a reporter and anchor at CNBC TV interviewing everyone from corporate leaders to rock stars to local heroes with compelling stories to tell. She is a true newsie with a passion for storytelling. Now, she helps clients tell their stories. With an extensive “rolodex” of key contacts in the local NYC and national press, Michele is able to connect quickly with targeted journalists.
Prior to joining newsPRos, Michele worked for several high-profile public relations agencies in the NYC area providing Fortune 500 corporate clients with an array of communications services; media relations outreach, press release and executive bio writing, corporate reputation, crisis communications and media training for c-suite executives and spokespeople. She also spent time as a spokesperson for a major airline as well as provided media and public relations counsel to several technology startup companies.
A published author, Michele recently teamed up with her Air Force veteran dad to co author his military biography together, “High Flight, Stories of an Air Force Fighter Pilot,” available on Amazon.com. She is currently working on a children’s fiction novel.
Michele has a B.A. in mass communication and journalism from George Mason University. She resides with her family in New Jersey.