Michelle Pini is Independent Australia's managing editor as well as a Melbourne freelance writer and broadcaster. Her work has appeared in a variety of publications.
Michelle holds a Masters of Communication and a Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences. Her prior marketing career within the wine industry spanned over 20 years and included corporate management roles as well as her own marketing consultancy.
Michelle is an enthusiastic advocate for social equity, human rights and the environment, and an active community member. She lives in Melbourne with her partner and two daughters.