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Michelle Ried

Assistant to the Director

Michelle Ried

Contact Information

mried@mail.smu.edu
214-768-3483

Education

CAGS Business, Purdue University, 2012
B.S.L.S., Purdue University, 2010
Yeoman Executive Assistant Certification, NTTC, U.S. Navy, 2002

Areas of Responsibility

Editor of Bridwell Library’s newsletters, editor of the Perkins Staff Council newsletter, elected Perkins Staff Council member, event planning, marketing, publicity, web development, travel coordinator, Bridwell Library’s Fellowship program, notary services, and management of Bridwell Library’s administrative offices.

About Me

Originally from New Hampshire, Michelle moved to Texas in 2006 to be closer to her husband's family and to explore the career market in the Dallas area. She has a passion for learning and is always seeking personal and professional growth opportunities. She is currently enrolled in a Web Development program with a focus on the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite and web development languages such as HTML5 and CSS. She is a U.S. Navy veteran who earned the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Medal, and the National Defense Service Medal. She enjoys spending time with her family, social justice work, and artistic endeavors such as painting, learning to play the guitar, and writing. She also loves llamas.

Favorite Quote

“Don't aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in and it will come naturally.” David Frost