Michelle started her career at the age of 5 when she started dancing in all disciplines of dance. She then went on to dance for 18 yrs. During that time, she performed in many productions and finally went into teaching dance, choreography and running a dance school.
Michelle is originally from Michigan and moved to South Carolina in 2008, she fell in love with the state because of the beautiful people and the beautiful weather all year long.
Michelle has been happily married to Dr. Darius Divina for 22 years and they have 3 wonderful children. 2 boys and 1 girl. She currently lives in the Williamston area in her new home that she loves.
Michelle received her Bachelor’s Degree from Spring Arbor University in Management Organizational Development and she has worked in Management in the medical field for over 20 years. She volunteers for the Veterans Affairs Clinic in the Anderson area, she is an honorary board member for Warriors Heart, she is an Ambassador for Safe Harbor, she is on the advisory board for Safe Harbor, and she partners with United Housing Connections, and finally she is the Treasurer for the Family Readiness Group for Alpha Company 324th Army Reserve in Greenville. Helping others is her passion and her platform is “Healthy Family OutR.E.A.C.H. Recognition, Education, Awareness, for Compromised Homes”.
Michelle Divina is your reigning Mrs. South Carolina United States 2018.