Michelle is currently a doctoral student at Howard University. Born and raised in Miami, FL, Michelle has always had an interest in both the social and natural sciences. She received her Baccalaureate degree in Sociology with a minor in Women Studies from the University of Florida. Go Gators! Michelle later moved to Washington, DC, where she received her Master’s degree in Sociology. She is currently in her 3rd year of her doctoral program in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology.