Michelle manages the Open Doors project.  She has over 30 years experience working in the voluntary/community sector in a management capacity. 

Michelle holds a BSc (Hons) degree in Community Development and a Masters in International Human Rights Law from the Ulster University. She also holds an ILM in Leadership & Management Workplace Coaching & Mentoring and is a CPD Approved Trainer. 

Before joining Co-operation Ireland Michelle worked in the field of Community Education and Human Rights where she was instrumental in designing and delivering human rights, disability equality and mental health training to the public, private and voluntary sectors.