Michele is a Boston College graduate (GO Eagles!) and has over 24 years nursing experience in specialty areas including surgery, perianesthesia and pain management. She enjoys breaking down the stigma of cannabis as medicine by sharing research and patient testimonials as well as her own personal story of overcoming chronic pain without the use of pharmaceutical therapy. Michele educates patients on the form and function of the endocannabinoid system. She teaches on how to nourish the ECS with and without out cannabis as well as educating on the safe and effective use of cannabis for ECS supplementation. Common issues she has helped patients manage include pain, sleep, mood and anxiety.
She is passionate about helping others heal with plant based modalities including cannabis and essential oils. With a strong focus on education, Michele enjoys guiding and supporting patients on their wellness journeys by incorporating the mind, body and spirit in the healing process.
Michele lives in MA and is an avid outdoorswoman who enjoys swimming, hiking and bird hunting with her bird dogs. She has also been active in the animal rescue community for 15 years and is a long-time volunteer for German Shorthaired Pointer Rescue of New England, Inc. Michele has become known as the “go to girl” for CBD use within the pet population. She has earned her certification as a Veterinary Cannabis Guide and LOVES working with her pet clients and their owners. Michele is a member of the American Cannabis Nurses Association and the Cannabis Nurses Network in addition to being a Green Nurse as part of Holistic Caring.