Michele is a partner in the Financial Services industry practice group of the Assurance practice at PwC. She is also the Employee Benefit Plan Practice Leader for PwC. She has specialized in employee benefit plan and investment fund audits since 1990. Michele performs employee benefit plan audits for more than 50 Boston office clients each year. She assists PwC’s National office in developing employee benefit plan practice aids and in resolving auditing, accounting and reporting issues. She is a frequent speaker at industry conferences on employee benefit plans. She also assists in developing and teaching in-house training sessions on the industry. She is a member of the AICPA’s Employee Benefit Plans Expert Panel, Executive Committee of the Audit Quality Center and the Audit Guide Revisions Task Force. She is a former member of the Department of Labor’s Advisory Council on Employee Welfare and Pension Plans. Michele received an M.B.A from Babson College and a B.A. from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.