Michele has been working as a physical therapist for 12 years and is the owner of PPT Physical Therapy. She received her bachelor of Kinesiology Exercise Science degree from California State University Long Beach. She then received her Masters and Doctorate degrees from Azusa Pacific University. She then became board certified as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist in 2007. She specializes in pelvic floor dysfunctions, myofascial release, visceral mobilization, lumbosacral and hip pathology.
Michele was raised in Hacienda Heights and has been active in the city of Whittier for most of her life. She spent 18 years dancing and developed a love for studying human body movement, which led her to pursue a career in physical therapy, a perfect blend of science, exercise and analysis of movement. She was a former patient at PPT recovering from a dance injury and Valerie Sinkus, founder of PPT inspired her love for the PT profession.
Michele is married and the mother of 3 cherished boys. She enjoys volunteering in the classroom, being involved in church activities and spending time with her family. She looks forward to annual river trips where she water skis, swims and fishes with her kids. Her family also enjoys visiting Carpinteria, where the kids run free and swim at the beach.