Michelle was born in Medellin, Colombia to Cuban-American parents, moved to the USA at 2 years old, lived in Georgia, New Jersey, Colorado, Florida, and finally the Dominican Republic until she went away to Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH (culture-shock, anyone?).
Michelle is bilingual and biliterate and delivers workshops en Español también.
Academically-speaking, Michelle’s holds an undergraduate degree in Psychology Modified (with Math) and Spanish Literature from Dartmouth College, and an MBA from the University of Miami.
Michelle loves and practices Improv Theater, is newly obsessed with Social Media (twitter.com/mivi and www.Facebook.com/villalobosmichelle), often puts her life at risk skiing double black diamonds and racing her Mini Cooper, and is a lifelong devotee of Sharpies, which she uses in her workshops because they're fun and encourage creative thinking.