Michelle Spiegel joined the Brennan Center for Justice in November of 2016 as Executive Assistant in Finance and Operations and to the Vice President of Programs. Michelle transitioned in July of 2016 into her role as Human Resources Specialist. Michelle manages benefits strategy and administration, processes payroll, facilitates recruitment and conducts new employee orientation, ensures staff benefits and HR policy education, performs employee relations functions, and provides administrative support for the Operations staff.
Prior to joining the Brennan Center, Michelle worked as a Student Affairs Professional and taught University classes in Women’s Studies. She earned her Bachelor’s degree from The College of New Jersey, and her Master’s degree from The Ohio State University. She is currently working towards her PhD.