Michelle holds an associate’s degree in nursing from Gordon College in Barnesville, GA, and a master’s degree in nursing through the Adult Nurse Practitioner program at Georgia State University.

In 1993, Michelle began her professional career as a registered nurse at Henry Medical Center in Stockbridge, GA, where she worked in both the medical/surgical and outpatient departments. Most recently, she served as nurse manager of a GI outpatient endoscopy center in Riverdale where she managed daily operations, supervised the staff and assisted with procedures.

She is certified in Midline/PICC Line insertion, chemotherapy administration, basic life support, and advanced cardiac life support. Michelle joined Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates in 2012.