Michelle attained her AMUSA in pianoforte in 2002 (AMEB). She has also studied further with James Muir.
She has also attained a Bachelor of Arts (music) UNSW. Michelle has completed a primary school teaching practicum at Dural High School, and has taught at various schools of music, including Forte School of Music.
Michelle has taught privately since 2000. She is a registered AMEB teacher and currently teaches preliminary- 8th grade, and has performed at weddings, restaurants, concerts, churches, and as an accompanist for AMEB exams. Michelle organizes mock concerts, a monthly newsletter, and excursions for her students.
Michelle has also studied voice under Lily Dior and at UNSW. She is currently coaching students for HSC Music 1 and 2 Voice.