Phenomenal Women

Published on March 11th, 2012 | by thevyne


Vyne Contributor Spotlight: Michelle Wonsley

Name: Michelle Wonsley

Twitter Handle (if applicable): @michellewonsley

“Spread love, it’s the Brooklyn way!”
Brooklyn, NY

Roles you play in life: Daughter, Sister, Granddaughter, performing arts administrator, volunteer, art patron, philanthropist, writer, painter, polymath 😉

Education: BA Literature, Spelman College (double minor in vocal music and creative writing); dual masters–MBA, MILR (Industrial & Labor Relations) Cornell University

Occupation: Managing Director, Ronald K. Brown/EVIDENCE, A Dance Company (

What topics do you write about?: Personal excellence, transformation, professional development, leadership

3 Words that Describe You: How about three ‘terms’, instead? Intellectually curious, gratefully philanthropic, chipper.

Finish this Sentence, “To feel more centered I…”:..say a prayer of thanks. Gratitude is incredibly centering.”

What is Your Favorite Thing to do When You’re Not Working?: Volunteer.

What is Your Favorite Restaurant?: Chez Oskar — French bistro in Brooklyn.

What are You Most Proud of?: My progressive spiritual journey and how my faith increasingly fuels my decision-making as I get older (read: better).

What Words Do You Live By?: Lately, “delicious and delightful”

What Was the Last Thing that Inspired You?: Love–always an inspiration to do anything great.

What is Your Favorite Travel Destination?: Domestically (Ithaca, NY) Internationally, it’s a toss up between Cape Town, ZA and Barcelona.  Note that these are all wine-producing regions…  😉


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