Michelle Nicholson is the Founder and President at AllProfit HR LLC, where she helps organizations experience transformational people and culture systems to create a culture of belonging. Michelle earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration from Bowie State University, and 2 Masters of Arts degrees, one in Human Resources Management and the other in Human Resources Development, from Webster University. She is a self-proclaimed “HR geek” and life-long learner. She continues to advance her knowledge in the People and Culture field with passion.
Although she has over 15 years of experience, the past 4 years Michelle’s professional career has pivoted more into the social justice space. She is currently the Chief People Officer of a nonprofit organization whose mission is to end sex and labor trafficking. At her leadership, Michelle is tasked with the strategic vision for the internal and programmatic impact on Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion. She also oversees the human resources and operations teams.
Michelle's purpose is to uplift, inspire, encourage, and support others to be their best selves. She hopes to motivate others to strive for their secret and known dreams irrespective of challenges and obstacles. Although this purpose could be fulfilled in the typical "9 to 5" setting, she desires to expand beyond the traditional systems to deliver transformational human resources services.
If we were to sum Michelle up in one word it would be heart. Michelle is genuinely believes in the platinum rule – to treat others the way they want to be treated.