Be the observer

What do you see? Opportunity or obstacle? Loneliness or space to create? Connection or obligation? Necessity or investment? Inconvenience or growth? Pain or lesson? Those…

Where’s your focus?

When setting big goals, most people tend to focus on the future: The changes they hope to see and the results they want to bring…

Be kind, online and off

Pew Research Center found that 73% of adults have seen someone bullied online in some way; 40% reported such harassment themselves. In fact, 60% of those…

Writing and branding

I work with a limited number of clients to target audiences and communicate authentically. Find me on Upwork.

Learning and leadership

Since 2013, I have looked to mindfully contribute to education and leadership initiatives in Nepal. Read about my projects.

Networking dinners in NYC

My events have been profiled by the NY Times and attended by artists, investors, entrepreneurs, and social do-gooders. Learn how it works.

Light for Matepani: Solar Project

“After volunteering in a monastic school in Western Nepal, Michelle became an ally to the students and looked for ways to encourage their education and…