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Michelle is CEO at Business and Arts South Africa, a partnership between the corporate sector and the Department of Arts and Culture, developing strategic partnerships between local business and the arts.

Her work at BASA has seen her present papers at the World Economic Forum on Arts and Culture in New Orleans, MIDEM in Cannes, the Cultural Diplomacy Conference in Spain, the African Creative Economies Conference in Dakar and, most recently, UNESCO, Paris.

Michelle’s involvement in the South African media and arts sector over the past two decades, as a journalist and radio presenter, is well recognised and she currently writes a monthly column for Wanted Magazine in Business Day and hosts a weekly lifestyle show on SAFM.