Michel has represented her country in several international competitions including the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain; the 1991 World University Games in Sheffield, England and the 1990 Summer Olympic Festival in Minneapolis, Minn.
Michel is former lecturer at the University of Wisconsin-Lacrosse, and she holds U.S. patents on both an "Athletic Nose Guard" and a "Foot Support." She has been published in the Journal of the National Athletics Trainers' Association and was an Editorial Board member for The Comprehensive Manual for Taping and Wrapping Techniques.
Michel was also a review board member for Conquering Athletic Injuries and currently serves on the District III National Association of Athletic Trainers Scholarship Committee.
She is also a member of the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA), the Mid-Atlantic Athletic Trainers' Association (MAATA) and the College Athletic Trainers' Society (CATS).