Michelle Grachek, M.Ed., CAE, is a former public school educator and comes to Healthcare Ready with over 10 years of experience in the fields of education, business operations, and project management, in the educational, professional membership, and regulatory association environments. Prior to joining the Healthcare Ready team, Michelle served as the Director of Operations with the American College of Health Care Administrators (ACHCA), where she oversaw many committees such as the Bylaws, Education, Nominating, and the Academy/Foundation.
In addition to Healthcare Ready, she currently serves as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) where she manages day to day operations, including financial reporting/budgeting, staff oversight, and management of logistical projects as assigned by the President and CEO.
Michelle earned her Master’s (M.Ed.) as well as her Bachelor of Arts in Education with a concentration in Early Childhood/Elementary Education from Clemson University. She earned her Certified Association Executive (CAE) designation from the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) in February 2019.