Michelle Golden

Events Planner

Michelle Golden co-founded ProjectNextUp, an initiative which embraces the power of mentorship and diversity within the music industry. Over the past few years she has worked at Superfly, Island Def Jam, and Republic Records under Universal Music Group, and spent a year studying in Valencia, Spain, to complete her Master's degree in Global Entertainment and Music Business at Berklee College of Music. In addition to her obsession with Taylor Swift, Michelle loves all things TED and has a heart for creating impactful experiences through storytelling.

She holds a Bachelors degree in Writing, Literature, and Publishing from Emerson College, and takes pride in having scoped out Cosmopolitan Magazine's Maryland Bachelor of the Year, when she was an intern in another lifetime.