Web Developer and Programmer
Michelle is a Web Developer/Programmer in the Center for Academic Excellence (CAE) at Appalachian State University. Her role involves developing and updating the academic web applications used on campus, including the learning management system (AsULearn). Before joining the CAE team, Michelle worked with the Web Services group designing and building academic websites in the Drupal framework.
Prior to coming to work for the university in 2010, Michelle worked for several marketing, advertising, and design companies where she developed experience with marketing and advertising strategy, branding, public relations, project management, graphic design and art direction, as well as web development. She brings knowledge about strategic communication as well as design, usability, and accessibility to the application development CAE provides for campus.
Michelle has a Master of Science in Computer Science from Appalachian State University, a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Marketing from the University of Baltimore, and has studied advertising at the Maryland Institute College of Art. Her professional interests are focused on web application design and development, and personally she enjoys rock climbing, kung fu, and crossword puzzles.