Michelle Rabideau, CFRE, is a national leader in philanthropy raising more than $100 million for various organizations over 25 years. She is currently President of Saint Mary’s Foundation, the philanthropic arm for Trinity Health Grand Rapids. Michelle serves as President of the YWCA West Central Michigan and as Chair of National Kappa Delta Foundation boards. She served two terms in public office on the East Grand Rapids Public Schools Board of Education as well as the Michigan Community Service Commission, which was a Governor-appointed position.
Michelle has been recently recognized as one of the Crain’s Notable Leaders in Fundraising and Top 50 Women Leaders in Michigan and has received other awards/recognition including YWCA Tribute! Award, 50 Most Influential Women in West Michigan and the Benjamin Franklin Award for Outstanding Fundraising Professional. She received her Master of Public Administration from Grand Valley State University and her Bachelor of Science from University of Illinois. She is passionate about health care, empowering women, public education, community service, her family and friends, and traveling.