Michelle Barrett is the Chief Operating Officer for Pacific Coast Banking School. She spent eight years with Peoples Bank, starting as S.V.P., Chief Human Resources & Training Officer, and rose to her final position as E.V.P., Chief Retail Banking & Marketing Officer during her tenure with the bank. Michelle has over 30 years serving as a Human Resources, Organizational Development, Marketing and Training leader in both the private and public sectors. Michelle is a 2014 PCBS graduate, earning the Kermit O. Hanson Award of Excellence, graduating at the top of her class of 203 students. Michelle served as a PCBS, LLC Board member for over six years before accepting the C.O.O. role. Michelle holds a B.A. in Business Administration and a minor in Economics from Western Washington University. She has served as a board member of the YMCA and other at-risk youth organizations.