Michelle Avolio is currently Vice President and Controller at D+H USA Corporation. D+H is the leading end-to-end provider of retail, commercial and transaction banking solutions. Michelle began her career in the national office of EY then transferred to assurance in the Portland office. Since then, she has held the Controller position with start-ups as well as large companies in the Portland area with the last 20 years exclusively in technology companies. In addition to leading back office operations, Michelle has participated in public offerings, privatizations of public companies, and is a software revenue recognition expert.
Michelle graduated with a BS in Accounting from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio and is a CPA. She has lived in the Portland area for almost 30 years and owns her own slice of heaven south of the city where she raises dogs, chickens, horses, and cares for the occasional stray animal. Michelle values honesty, warmth, diverse opinions, and a very smart cocktail.