WIN Lab Miami
Michelle Abbs brings over 10 years of strategic planning and program management experience to WIN Lab. Michelle has worked in education, non-profit and private sector ventures across Miami. Within each of her roles she has been responsible for innovating and creating new program models. Most recently, as Executive Director of Up2Us Sports, Michelle drove fundraising and recruitment to double the number of female youth sports coaches in the Miami network. Prior to that, she created and executed the Customer Success Management strategy at an international educational software company, flexing her muscle in the for-profit sector. Michelle was previously part of the management at Teach for America Miami-Dade, where she set regional strategy, led execution, and coached over 400 teachers in Miami Dade County Public Schools. As a Class IX Miami Foundation Miami Fellow, Michelle has become engrained in the local leadership ecosystem, even ushering in the first alumni program for the Miami Fellows. Additionally, she believes in the power of education and continues to make an impact as a member of the Superintendent’s Foundation board, Up2Us Sports and Health Information Project advisory board. Michelle received her Master’s in International Education from Florida International University, and her BA from University of North Carolina.