Michelle is the Vice President of Programs for Friends of the Earth. Previously, she led Friends of the Earth U.S.’s economic policy team, which works to reform international trade rules, get money out of politics, promote sustainable finance policies at banks, and green U.S. tax and budget policy.
She is the founder of BankTrack, and Vice President of the Amazon Watch board. She has served on the boards of Ceres, the Council for Responsible Public Investment, the Rose Foundation for Communities and the Environment; and was a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index Advisory Committee. In 2002 received the SRI Service Award for outstanding contributions to the field of sustainable and responsible investing.