Biography : Michelle Cheeseman

Michelle Cheeseman

Michelle Cheeseman is a former Director of Facilities & Administration for one of the largest Telecommunications Companies in Canada.  She managed the Operations and start up of 3 Corporate Head Offices and dozens of Retail locations across Canada.  This involved business planning, needs assessment, managing budgets, real estate negotiations and acquisition, facility buildout and implementation of Operational policies and procedures for all locations.
She decided to retire when her third child was born and shifted focus on raising her Family and growing in her Catholic Faith.  
Michelle currently runs a small home-based business and enjoys using her skills to help give back to the community, especially working with Families of children with Autism and sensory needs.
At this stage of her life Michelle has a strong desire to be more involved in Humanitarian work to help make a difference in the lives of others

Pity is not enough, compassion is a real and deep human feeling, sympathy and empathy are good, but solidarity is better, and collaboration is the best thing we can offer to Africans especially the women and children who want to work hard to realize a better future for themselves and their children.
- Stan Chu Ilo

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