Director of Operations
Michelle Butler started her career at Friendship Community in 2007 as a Direct Support Professional and Houseparent at one of our Millersville community homes. Prior to 2007, Michelle and her family were natives of Elmira, NY, where she worked in the Human Services field serving Individuals with intellectual disabilities since 1995. Since beginning her journey at Friendship Community, she has had the privilege of serving in various direct care and leadership roles, and has continually dedicated herself to making a positive impact on others’ lives, all for the glory of God. Michelle has grown along with the organization and is honored to serve as the Director of Operations as we continue as a community in the quest of “Impacting the World with Capabilities.” Michelle has an AAS degree in Human Services from Corning Community College and has completed a BA program in Organizational Leadership at Eastern University. She aspires to continue her educational journey to further her pursuit of professional and personal development. Michelle has been married to her best friend, Chuck, since 1997, and they have two beautiful young adult daughters, Desirae and Emelia, who are steadfastly fulfilling their hopes and dreams.