An East Coast firecracker, Michelle was born on December 29, 1979. She works as a realtor, having graduated from Cumberland High School in her hometown and studied real estate with Remax. Michelle is known for always speaking her mind, being a Catholic. She even went as far as being the only person to jump up during her brother’s wedding, when the priest asked if anyone had any objections.
Michelle was raised in a large Portuguese family. She considers her mother as he best friend and feels like she can tell her almost anything. She is aware that she is most like her father, becoming one of the reasons why they occasionally butt heads. She states them as her heroes. She is, however, extremely fond of animals. She has a dog named Ralph Lauren, two cats named Tiger and Cookie, a rabbit she calls Bugsie, a bird and three fishes.
She enjoys eating Portuguese food and seafood, and also smokes a cigar now and then. She also likes listening to hip-hop, rap and techno music. She loves sports, and likes watching football, baseball, boxing, basketball and track and field. She also cheers for the Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots. Her favorite activities include hanging out with her friends and going to the beach, as well as dancing, running, traveling and boxing.
Born a Capricorn, she says her ideal romantic partner would be tall, tanned, and in good shape, in addition to being smart and funny. She likes to have a lot of fun and loves to make people laugh. She also wants someone who will sweep her off her feet. Michelle is also proud of the trophies and medals she won from running competitions she participated in. She has also won a marathon in Australia when she was only 15 years old.
On Big Brother, she was evicted on Day 52 and was the third to become a jury member. She later went on a private beach vacation for a day because she was chosen by Dan, the winner that season.