Role: Editing and Research Specialist
Michelle brings experience primarily from the non-profit and government sectors, with a focus on economic development - ranging from community level initiatives to macro policy analysis. Her particular area of interest is the opportunities regional integration may hold for addressing socio-economic imperatives such as unemployment, poverty and inequality, in the region.
Michelle holds a B.Com. (Hon.) in Economics and a B.A. in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from the University of South Africa. She also holds a B.Com. (Hon.) in Development Theory and Policy from the University of the Witwatersrand.