For our next Meet the Matern Team post, get to know more about Michelle Mills-Jones. When Michelle joined our team in 2010, she brought decades of experience in recruiting and owning a staffing agency. Michelle loves people, which is obvious after seeing how she connects with candidates, clients, and employees. Her empathy for others extends into her passion for work-release programs where she guides folks through re-entry. Michelle is a fierce networker, loves to laugh, and is a loyal teammate and manager.
Here’s a little bit more about Michelle:
Did you have any personal accomplishments during Covid?
I started reading books again and got back into journaling.
Would you rather be a public speaker or a shark diver?
I would rather be a public speaker.
What’s on your summer bucket list?
I want to travel with my family and adopt a puppy.
What’s your favorite breakfast cereal?
My favorite breakfast cereal is Frosted Flakes.
What’s your go-to productivity trick?
While at work I like going to our “New Start Sheet” to view all the people we have been able to place each week. At home I love to read my spiritual motivation quote books.
What was your dream job when you were a kid?
When I was younger, I wanted to be an elementary school teacher.
What are you reading or watching right now?
I’m reading “Divided Soul The Life of Marvin Gaye.” I love Dateline/Snapped/48 hours and reality shows like The Real Housewives and The Chrisleys or anything comical.
What’s your favorite way to relax after a work week?
I love spending time with my family playing board and card games. I also enjoy cooking and LOVE spending every moment I can with my granddaughter who just started first grade.