News Intern for WEAU 13 News
Michelle grew up in Watertown, Wisconsin on her family's dairy - now chicken - farm. Taking a gap year from college to serve as a Wisconsin FFA state officer - and the spring 2024 semester in Europe - she will graduate in May with a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism and Agricultural Marketing Communications.
She's had various internships in communications, marketing and broadcasting including as a Farm Broadcaster with WRDN and the Mid-West Farm Report. This summer, she spent the summer in Idaho as an Editorial Intern with Progressive Dairy. On-campus, she previously worked as the program director for the campus radio station WRFW-FM and is part of many agriculture organizations.
Michelle loves to help tell the stories in agriculture and the community during the workday. When not working most Fridays and Mondays, you can find Michelle outside with friends, hiking or watching a Hallmark movie!