Michelle is thrilled and humbled to be the CEO of Movember – the leading global men's health charity. Movember has raised over $A 1 billion from a community of more than 5 million supporters, and has delivered and funded over 1200 evidence-based programs to positively change the face of men’s health. Movember is on a mission to step-change men’s mental health – with an emphasis on early intervention and suicide prevention – and understands the power of social connection and encouraging men to take action early in tough times. Movember is also a leading global supporter of enhanced prostate and testicular cancer tests and treatment, and quality of life for survivors. Movember fundraises and supports men’s health programs in more than 20 countries around the world.
Michelle comes to Movember with 20+ years’ experience in leadership roles in international blue-chip organisations including Treasury Wine Estates, EY, Marks & Spencer and Accenture. She has extensive global business experience, having lived and worked in Australia, Asia, the UK and the USA. Michelle is a visionary, creative, caring and authentic leader who drives exceptional results through empowered teams. She is passionate about innovation, positive change, human potential, and health and wellbeing.
Michelle holds a BA Hons in Psychology (UQ), B.Bus (QUT) and an MBA from the University of Melbourne. She is a mum to two young daughters, and likes hiking, wine, travel and socialising.