In 1995, Michelle became a Registered Dental Assistant, and has worked within this office since 1999. Since Michelle diligently works in direct patient care, developing special relationships with patients is very important to her. She says that her job brings her a great deal of joy and satisfaction. Michelle is known to bring a lot of energy and enthusiasm to the office, and for entertaining patients to make the trip to the dentist more enjoyable. Michelle moved to San Diego in 1979, and is married to her junior high school sweetheart. With her husband, Michelle has an adventurous son, and they all love to go snowboarding, skiing, dirt bike riding, and take trips to the beach.