Michelle Pullaro

Chief Operating Officer

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Pronouns: She/Her

As Chief Operating Officer, Michelle oversees all Training operations while continuing to lead the strategic growth aspects of our business including Diverse by Design, Expansion, People, Project Management, and Marketing. Michelle served as Per Scholas’s Chief Administrative Officer from 2015 through 2021. Immediately prior, Michelle served as Managing Partner of the management consulting firm, Quidoo, helping nonprofits develop the management and organizational capacity to achieve positive results. She was also the Executive Director for Taproot Foundation, Eastern Region. Michelle is a “boomerang” employee of Per Scholas—from 2002-2007, she oversaw Per Scholas’ operations and covered marketing, fund development, program design and manufacturing. Prior to her nonprofit career, Michelle held various leadership roles with Automatic Data Processing (ADP) in Sales Management, Corporate Training, and Corporate Marketing. While at ADP, she received numerous awards and distinctions.


Per Scholas is Closed for the Week

To recognize the hard work and commitment of our full Per Scholas team, we are providing an org-wide week off from July 4-8. This break is designed for all staff and learners to relax and recharge. If you have an urgent inquiry, please email [email protected]. While staff will be limited during this week, we will make every effort to respond as quickly as possible.