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Michelle Riddell

I am a worthy, joyful, intuitive and abundant woman!

  • Certified Life Coach

  • Executive Leader

  • Associate Professor

My top 5 strengths are:

  1. Learner

  2. Achiever

  3. Arranger

  4. Relator

  5. Maximizer

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Michelle Riddell joined Educational Media Foundation in December 2009.  She’s the Vice-President of Digital Communication and is a member of the organization’s executive team.  She oversees the teams that produce multi-media assets, manage all things digital (websites, apps, socials) and handle listener interactions.  Under Michelle’s leadership, various initiatives are underway to further extend the digital reach of K-LOVE and Air1 brands.  When working with her staff, she pays close attention to leadership development, cross-functional collaboration, building confidence in others, and team performance strategies.   

Michelle’s professional background includes roles in business development, marketing operations, information technology and supply chain management.  Over the last 20 years, she gained extensive experience with implementing consumer-based digital engagement solutions.  Michelle received her Bachelor of Science degree in Decision and Information Sciences at Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, California) in 1995.  In 2003, Michelle obtained her master’s degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Technology Innovation from the Graduate School of Management at University of California (Davis, California).  

Her current educational interests include media & storytelling, communications, and co-active coaching.  Michelle teaches as an adjunct professor at William Jessup University’s School of Business, Adult Degree Completion.  She lives in Meadow Vista, CA with her husband, Eric, where they enjoy numerous outdoor activities including hiking, backpacking, kayaking and whitewater rafting.  Their daughter, Elli, is married to Nick, and they live in Omaha, Nebraska.