Owner, Roo's World of Discovery
Trustee since 2015
Michelle has a daughter with developmental delays. Michelle grew up in Northern Virginia and graduated with a B.A. in Public Communication from American University in Washington, D.C. She is the founder and owner of Roo’s World of Discovery, an inclusive indoor play space for children (birth to five) in Kirkland. She previously was a PR and marketing consultant for tech and health care clients, the director of development and marketing for The Cancer Support Community, for the non-profit’s national headquarters, and was a director at Weber Shandwick, a global PR agency, in San Francisco. On the development committee, she is eager to increase The Arc of King County’s visibility and services available to families and people with disabilities.