In episode 11 of Women in WP, we talk to Michelle Ames, head of customer success for GiveWP about her role in helping GiveWP customers succeed at fundraising, as well as her role in organizing WordCamps and Meetups.
About Michelle: Michelle has over twenty years of experience in higher education; ten years of owning a web design and marketing company; and currently serves as the Head of Customer Success for GiveWP.com and WPBusinessReviews.com.
Michelle is a veteran of teaching and public speaking. She’s been an instructor for a wide variety of topics including Using Quantitative Data Analysis Software, Meditative Drawing, Intro to WordPress, and Marketing and Law for Massage Therapy. Michelle speaks at conferences all over North America. You can find many of them recorded on WordPress.tv including “Little Things That Make a Big Difference,” “Hidden Features of WordPress Revealed,” and “Use Your WordPress Powers for Good,” as well as panel discussions on WordPress, marketing, and women in technology.
Michelle loves attending conferences, exploring photography, serving on non-profit boards, and mentoring people in her local community.
Michelle is the author of “A Good Firm Handshake and Other Essential Business Tips” available on Amazon.com. She holds a BA in Religion and Philosophy (Roberts Wesleyan College) and an MBA in Marketing, E-Commerce, and Information Technology Management (Simon School, University of Rochester).
Follow Michelle on Twitter and Instagram at @michelleames and check out her thoughts about life on thedailybedhead.com.