Michelle Sandquist worked for 11 years in the automotive industry most recently as Director of Client Relations at Strategic Remarketing Solutions where she focused on assisting banks, credit unions and fleet customers to mitigate their losses and dispose of their inventory nationwide. Prior to Director of Client Relations Michelle was the Director of Operations for the Minneapolis office of JM Family a $12.2 billion diversified automotive corporation whose principal business focus was on vehicle distribution and processing; finance and warranty services, insurance activities, retail sales, marketing and consulting, and dealer technology products and services.
During her time working in this industry Michelle’s passion was in the area of client satisfaction and relationship building. She also focused on staff training, mentoring & coaching, vendor management, change management and budgeting and forecasting.
Michelle received her Bachelor’s degree from Saint Cloud State University in Business Management with a minor in microcomputer studies. Michelle and her husband Eric live in Elko, Minnesota with their three children – Brandon, Emma and Tyler. Michelle and her husband are active members of Christiania Church in Lakeville and currently serve on the education commission. Michelle also enjoys spending quality time with her family and friends, volunteering within her community and at her children’s school. Michelle joined Walsh and Associates in November of 2010.