Michelle Connell will oversee the undergraduate fund. She is currently the managing principal of an investment firm that assists foundations and high net-worth individuals reach their financial goals.During her career she has worked for large investment boutiques and private banks in senior portfolio management positions.

Michelle received her M.B.A. from San Diego State University with an emphasis on Finance and Investments. She received her B.A., magna cum laude, from Seattle University. Michelle holds the CFA charter, as well as teaches the CFA Review in North Texas. In addition, she is an adjunct finance professor at UT Dallas.