Michelle is a senior executive with 25+ years of experience leading global real estate and sourcing transformations that create millions of dollars in lease and vendor cost savings. As a subject matter expert, she has helped FCM clients develop and institute enterprise growth strategies, optimize real estate portfolios and maximize sourcing capabilities. Previously, Michelle served as VP of Global Real Estate for Change Healthcare. She led the integration of over 135 locations, streamlined vendor spending and completed a $32M building sale to achieve cost savings of 15%+. Before that, Michelle was an Alliance Director for CBRE, responsible for the strategic real estate initiatives of six clients including US Bank and Manpower. Earlier, as head of Global Real Estate for Nielsen, she transformed a 100-country portfolio into a centralized operation with 30%+ lower spending. Michelle also negotiated and transitioned the company’s first real estate outsourcing contract and managed significant merger and acquisition projects.