Michele has over 18years of progressive Human Resources Management, Safety Program Development, and Workforce Risk Mitigation experience. Prior to starting Mathews’ HR & Safety Consulting, Michele held several HR, Risk Management, and safety positions including the Director Human Resources and Safety Compliance Officer for several Senior Living Management Companies, after holding similar roles with a large Commercial ConstructionSub-Contractor in Florida for several years. Her HR, Safety, and Risk Management duties ranged from the development and construction of new buildings, facility acquisition, and all phases of facility operation. She was additionally responsible for the development of all Human Resources and Safety procedures and training, as well as functioning as a Corporate liaison with State, Local, and Federal Agencies. Michele is an OSHA Authorized Trainer, as well as an Authorized CPR and First AidTrainerand, has been actively training in both for several years. Michele is currently finishing up her M.B.A with Human Resources Management Concentration at Saint Leo University in Florida and has both the ProfessionalHuman Resources (PHR) and Society for Human Resources Management Certified Professional (SHRM-CP)designations.