Michele Benjamin is a post award analyst for the Bixby Group and ANSIRH, in addition to the Women’s Health Clinical Research Center, in OB/GYN. She has a business and finance background and has worked in a multitude of environments. After graduation from UC Berkeley, she became a trader working on the floor of Montgomery Securities, an investment banking firm with strong Bay Area roots now owned by Bank of America. After several years of high stress and very early hours, she was compelled to move to Kauai for a more wholesome lifestyle. She managed several small businesses and worked in a variety of settings. After twenty years, she has returned to the Bay Area and is delighted to be working with ANSIRH, and the Bixby Group.