Michele started working at Van Buren Financial Group in November of 2021, bringing with her over 30+ years of CPA experience that includes Accounting, Auditing and Controller experience. Michele was born and raised in South Philadelphia, and moved to Delaware when she and her husband had their first child. She has successfully navigated the challenges of raising four children while continuing to work in a profession she loves. Michele graduated from Drexel University where she earned her bachelor’s degree in accounting and shortly thereafter passed the CPA exam, which propelled her career as an auditor and was ultimately instrumental in her progression to being a controller. Michele enjoys her children, family time, local restaurants and traveling to the beach to relax and enjoy family and friends.