Michelle has practiced public accounting since 1999. She oversees assurance engagements and consulting projects for technology and software firms, manufacturing and distribution companies, and clients in the mining sector. Her assurance work has ranged from audits for SEC engagements to due diligence services and other agreed-upon procedures. In addition, Michelle provides technical support on complex accounting issues and advises on revenue recognition, inventory, impairment matters, goodwill, and merger and acquisition transactions.

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Revenue Recognition
    (Hein & Associates webcast series, September–November 2017)
  • Revenue Recognition Roundtable for Technology Companies
    (Hein & Associates, November 2016)
  • Revenue Recognition Roundtable for Manufacturing and Distribution Companies
    (Hein & Associates, October 2016)

Professional Affiliations

  • Board Member, ACG Denver
  • Committee Chair, ACG Denver Leadership 20
  • Committee Member, Annual PCAOB/SEC Conference
  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Gonzaga University Alumni Association
  • Member, Public Company Forum, Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants


  • BA, accounting, Gonzaga University
  • MBA, Gonzaga University