Michele has been an attorney since 2000 and graduated from Reppert's School of Auctioneering in 2006. She passed her Indiana State Auctioneer's Test in May of 2006 and received her license. Michele graduated in the top 5 from her high school in 1993 and then graduated from Anderson University with Honor in 1997 with a BA in Political Science and History. She graduated from Indiana University School of Law in 2000 and practices law in the area of international and domestic adoptions and previously taught at Indiana University School of Law - Indianapolis. Michele has been in the auction business her entire life and enjoys educating herself about fine arts and auction marketing.