Director of Programming

Michele Marine is pleased to have joined the Conservancy as Director of Programming. She brings to the position a wealth of experience in marketing, communications and special event management.

Prior to joining the Conservancy, Michele spent 21 years serving the automotive industry where she was employed by a Dearborn-based marketing and communications firm. While there, she served in a number of positions supporting Ford Motor Company's philanthropic efforts including work on Super Bowl XL, Ford Motor Company's Centennial Celebration, several AutoGlow Charity Preview events and several fundraising events benefiting The Children's Center in Detroit.

Michele holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Wayne State University where she majored in Marketing. She currently serves on the board of Renaissance Women, a women's support network. A native Detroiter, Michele enjoys the arts and culture of the city. She also enjoys international travel and singing in a gospel choir.