A native of Beverly Hills with vast knowledge of the Los Angeles markets, Michelle is one of the founding team members of The Agency, previously part of The Umansky Group since 2010. In the years prior to practicing real estate, Michelle owned her own marketing and public relations firm which specialized in consumer goods and trends, health and nutrition, and licensed goods.
Working with Fortune 500 companies such as Reebok, Herbalife International, Disney, Bank of America, and ESPN, Michelle has shown exceptional dedication, drive and ability to get in the minds of today’s consumers. This experience has allowed her to deliver results for her clients as she carefully targets both buyers or sellers, making deals quick and easy. With impeccable taste and an eye for style, Michelle brings a confident, fresh approach to assisting buyers in finding the house that was meant for them, and assists sellers in positioning their home to sell at the highest possible price. Additionally, when representing sellers, she pounds the pavement, utilizing her expertise in marketing to garner maximum exposure and ensure that the home receives the attention it deserves. Her steadfast work ethic and deep-rooted relationships throughout the city landed Michelle a prestigious spot on the Umansky team. Without hesitation and with pride, she is thrilled to be an originating agent at The Agency.
Michelle enjoys the education process behind the scenes in real estate transactions and as a mother herself, loves working with families, helping them find solutions and next steps for both the adults and the little ones. Currently residing in uber-family friendly Studio City, Michelle's knowledge of real estate and local pockets span from within the San Fernando Valley to Beverly Hills and its surrounding areas, and to the beach.
Michelle comes from Mexican background and is completely bilingual. She holds a degree from USC and is married to Alon Schwartz. Together they have two beautiful son’s, Ethan and Asher... and an Italian Greyhound, Hugo.