Michelle Holmes, Gender Equity Scholar

Michelle Holmes, an accomplished executive and gender equity researcher, serves The Carol Emmott Foundation with a wealth of experience in leadership, strategic planning, and operational excellence. With a tenure at ECG Management Consultants spanning nearly two decades and culminating as the Chief Operating Officer, Michelle honed her expertise in driving transformational change and fostering inclusive work environments. At the Foundation, she applies her analytical skills and research acumen to support The Equity Collaborative’s mission, assisting in the due diligence of gender equity practices and contributing to pivotal research initiatives like the Women in the Workplace survey in partnership with McKinsey & Company. Her work encapsulates a commitment to advancing gender equity through rigorous research, strategic insights, and a deep understanding of organizational dynamics. Michelle’s ongoing doctoral studies in business administration, with a focus on women’s leadership, further augment her role, bringing a scholarly and practical perspective to the challenges and opportunities in achieving gender parity in healthcare organizations.

Michelle Holmes