Michelle Doyle is the CEO of Michelle Doyle Educational Consulting (MDEC), a company that began in 2001. The focus of MDEC is the equitable participation of private school students in federal education programs. Michelle served as the U.S. Department of Education’s Director of Non-Public Education under three secretaries of education for nearly 10 years. Additionally, Michelle was the Associate Director for Education at the United States Catholic Conference’s Office of Government Liaison. Michelle has also been a Catholic school teacher, principal, and Catholic diocesan assistant superintendent of schools. Through MDEC, Michelle speaks across the country and writes extensively about equitable services for private school students.