Published on March 11th, 2012 | by thevyne0
Vyne Contributor Spotlight: Michelle Wonsley
Twitter Handle (if applicable): @michellewonsley
Hometown: “Spread love, it’s the Brooklyn way!”
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 (www.evidencedance.com)
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… 😉