Michelle’s strategic leadership experience comes from leading numerous for-profit and non-profit organizations. As a Regional Director for Kaplan she lead a multi-million dollar business where she was passionate about helping students launch into new careers in medicine, business, and law. As Executive Director of The Chicago ORT Technical Institute, a non-profit career school she led the organization to train and place students into careers. She introduced new programs, secured funding and ensured that students were placed. She is skilled in non-profit development and brings her passion to this new role as The Barrington Career Center Executive Director.
Michelle holds a BS in Marketing from DePaul University and an MBA from DePaul University in Marketing Management.
Michelle is a devoted runner and all around workout enthusiast who believes that exercise and diet are the key to a long happy, healthy life. She loves to pack on the miles each week and accomplish early morning workouts in any weather. Ask Michelle anything about running.
Michelle’s words to live by: Don't be afraid to make mistakes. Life is about learning opportunities, both good and bad and you are faced with them daily. The key is to ask yourself, "what did I learn from that and what would I do differently next time".
Visit Michelle’s LinkedIn page at www.linkedin.com/in/michelle-movitz