Michelle is the founder of Explanation Kids, a startup disrupting civic education, using technology and non-partisan content to help teachers, students, and families PreK-5th grade tackle tough subjects and identify disinformation so learning in the classroom is safe, and brings people together who think differently. She is an attorney, public speaker, former White House advisor to President Obama, a former attorney for the Department of Justice and the U.S. House of Representatives. Michelle is also a classically trained violinist and pianist, and a licensed minister. In her spare time, she sings background vocals for luminaries such as Bruce Springsteen, Sting, Heart, Steven Tyler, Mavis Staples, Garth Brooks, and more.
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