Michele is a lifelong resident of Wayland, NY and holds a computer science degree from Alfred State, Math and education degrees from Nazareth College & SUNY Geneseo. Michele started her career as a computer programmer/systems analyst at the Gunlocke Company and Eastman Kodak. When her children were young, she decided to become a teacher allowing her to be home with them during vacations and holidays. She went to college full time while raising her 3 children, Chelsea, Tyler and Madison. After teaching for 20 years, Michele made another career changing branching into the financial field. Michele’s background makes her a great addition to Centra Financial Group. These skills help allow her to effectively communicate with people as she guides them to discover their financial potential.