With a wealth of project management and administrative experience, Kristi Michels brings great passion and energy to her work in continuously improving the experience of the clients and attorneys of the Forrest Firm.
In her role as Operations Manager, Kristi supports the needs of the firm’s attorneys and the hundreds of North Carolina companies they advise on a regular basis. Her work aligns with the firm’s core values of responsiveness to client inquiries, timely follow-through on in-progress work, and prompt assistance with billing matters.
Prior to joining the Forrest Firm, Kristi oversaw more than 10 executive support staff for the leadership team at Durham’s Summit Church, a multi-campus organization with highly complex staffing, event management, and fundraising projects. She has also held positions assisting in business development activities and coordinating volunteer work, including planning, budgets, and itineraries.
Kristi Michels earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Education (Kristi R. Michels)
♦ B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2005