Michele joined the Board in August 2021, having spent 15 years in the most senior levels in finance and risk within the financial services industry. Her previous roles include chief financial officer at Coventry Building Society and group risk director at Nationwide Building Society.
She brings significant building society knowledge and a wealth of valuable experience to the Society, as well as a passion for giving back and helping others succeed.
Her wide ranging career has also incorporated roles with global insurer Aviva, accountants PwC where she was a partner, and IT services provider, ICL.
Michele spent nine years as trustee and treasurer of the Bow Arts Trust and mentored for The Aspire Foundation, which supports women’s development internationally. She currently serves on Coventry Cathedral’s Finance Committee and volunteers with the Cranfield Trust. Michele is also a non-executive director at ERS Syndicate Management Limited.