Leadership Solutions from the Lady on the Harley


  • Ass kicking women: how they leverage their informal networks for success
  • Engaging the power of your informal networks
  • Maximizing your value: remaining indispensable at work
  • Winning stakeholder support for your ideas
  • Building & maximizing your leadership brand

PHONE: 708.710.7055

EMAIL CONTACT: michele@micheleandco.com

WEBSITE: https://micheleandco.com 

ADDRESS: Manchester, CT


Michele delivers high-energy keynote presentations and solution-driven workshops that convey sound leadership solutions. She promises her audiences that they will leave with at least one passionate, life transforming leadership tool. Michele is author of the book, “Ass Kicking Women: How They Leverage Their Informal Networks For Success.” The keynote is ass-kicking and inspirational too! In her spare time, Michele is a Rider Coach for Harley-Davidson’s Motorcycle Riding Academy. She has a master’s degree in Educational Administration and Leadership from Illinois State University, where she also earned an undergraduate degree in Physical Education and Athletic Coaching while playing volleyball on a NCAA scholarship. Michele is a certified Business Enterprise through the LGBT Chamber of Commerce. For more information on bringing in Michele for your next event, please visit https://micheleandco.com



MSEd, Educational Administration & Leadership, Illinois State University

BSEd, Physical Education & Athletic Coaching, Illinois State University

CMM, Certification in Meeting Management (CMM)

NCAA Athletic Scholarship-Volleyball, Illinois State University


Quality Assurance Specialist, Harley-Davidson Riding Academy (HDRA)

Quality Assurance Specialist, Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF)

Train-the-Trainer, HDRA

RiderCoach, HDRA

RiderCoach, MSF


Founding Chancellor – Meeting Professionals International (MPI)

Hall of Fame – MPI Chicago

Meeting Professional Award – Planner Category Nomination, MPI

Chairwoman, Global Certification in Meeting Management (CMM) Board – MPI

Preferred Board Retreat Facilitator – MPI

Marion N. Kershner Memorial Chapter Leader Nomination – MPI Chicago

Kathy Osterman Industry Award Nomination – MPI Chicago