2michaelle12 things you may not know:

  1. I’m the oldest of 3 kids. I have two younger brothers.
  2. We have two furry babies at home, ­boxers, Tucker & Sierra.
  3. My favorite chef is Michael Chiarello, I ate at his ­restaurant, Botegga, in Napa Valley for my birthday last year.
  4. I collect vintage typewriter tins.
  5. I’m a Chapstick addict.
  6. I’ve had my design work published in a book and I’ve won numerous awards for my work.
  7. My husband says “I’ve never met a Moscato (wine) I haven’t liked.”
  8. I’ve known my husband Jeremy for 19 years, though I always think his birthday is 9/17 when it’s actually on 9/19.
  9. We’ve traveled to China. The air quality really got to me when we landed in ­Shanghai, I had a bit of an asthma ­attack.
  10. I was born in California, but lived in Iowa most of my life.
  11. I’ve always been a graphic designer, I have a BFA degree in graphic design. I also studied Photography & Sculpture.
  12. I’m a big believer in karma, what you give always come back. I enjoy ­giving back through my time and design work to ­numerous non-profits in our ­community.