Michelle has been involved with the salon industry since the age of fourteen and is a licensed cosmetologist in three states. Her background includes extensive training in traditional men's grooming and salon experience in Manhattan and Los Angeles. One of the more recent additions to the Rodney Mitchell team, Michelle continues to build her techniques, with a focus on working with natural hair textures.
In additional to her salon career, Michelle is a visual artist with a degree from Laguna College of Art & Design. She maintains a studio practice with a concentration on painting and printmaking, and her work can be found in national exhibitions and private collections around the world.