Business Operations Lead
As the Business Operations Lead for JLABS San Diego, Michelle coordinates the office operations for JLABS San Diego as well as all the companies within. In this role, she promotes and manages business and financial efficiencies in addition to supporting the JLABS environment to be “the best place to work in San Diego.” She is responsible for the implementation of operating and financial systems, processes, and policies, delivering and improving upon management reporting, communications strategy, data management and organizational planning.
Prior to joining JLABS, Michelle was managing operations for a startup siRNA research company, supporting the CSO, Controller, and a team of scientists, identifying and incorporating "best practices" and setting up the foundation for an efficient operating model. In addition, Michelle spent several years working within the construction industry in accounting and office management.
Michelle holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications from Western Michigan University.