President & Vice-Chancellor's Office
Deputy Chief Operating Officer (Faculty Operations)
Michelle is Deputy Chief Operating Officer. She takes the lead on faculty operations for the University and works with all five faculties to implement the University Vision at the faculty and department level.
Michelle joined the University in 2018 as Director of Operations for the Faculty of Health. Her move into higher education followed a career supporting change and transformation initiatives in the public sector. This included work across a range of local authorities in the UK, and with Ernst and Young New Zealand, delivering major change projects with central government departments.