Michelle was born and raised just outside of Port Lambton. She graduated from Wallaceburg District Secondary School and continued her studies at Fanshawe College. She is a graduate of the Level II Dental Assisting program, in which she received the award for "Highest Academic Achievement", and has been a Level II assistant since 2000.
She is married to her wonderful husband Dan and together they have a son named Aidan.
Michelle and her family currently reside in Wallaceburg where she has been working as an assistant with Dr. Mike Rocca since 2008.