Michele is a fourth-generation funeral director, working in the industry since 1997. She is the Vice President of Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium where she works alongside her siblings. She holds a B.S. degree in Sociology from the University of New Hampshire and is a graduate of Lynn University with an A.S. degree in Funeral Service. Along with employee development, Michele spends her days assisting families with their pre-planning arrangements. She and her immediate family are fitness enthusiasts who enjoy hiking and snow shoeing in the White Mountains. Michele resides in Auburn, NH, with her husband and daughter and their four-pawed boxer companion, Porter Winston Plasz.