Prior to joining TIR, Michelle was manager of SEC reporting and consolidations with Premier, Inc., a healthcare improvement company that worked with 4,000 U.S. hospitals and healthcare systems and more than 175,000 providers. She was promoted to that role after serving as senior accountant, SEC reporting and senior accountant, general ledger. In her most recent role with Premier, Michelle managed two accountants and was responsible for, among other things, reviewing and preparing reports, presentations and financial statements and documents in response to company reporting requirements. In this capacity, she also worked closely with the company’s senior management and investor relations teams. Michelle began her career with Genesee & Wyoming, Inc., of Rochester, New York — a rail freight company that operates in the U.S. and Europe — where she served the firm as senior accountant. In that role she fulfilled a broad range of financial management responsibilities, from general ledger to transactional accounting. A Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Michelle joined TIR in 2020. She earned her BS in accounting from the State University of New York at Genesco and her MBA from the State University of New York at Oswego.