Michele Rush

Executive Assistant

Office Location

Innovation, Science, and Technology Building, 4700 Research Way, Lakeland, FL 33805



B.A. in Cultural Anthropology from California State University, San Bernardino



Michele Rush provides executive-level support to the president, his cabinet, the Board of Trustees and various constituents within and outside of Florida Poly. As the executive assistant, she is responsible for managing the president’s schedule and assisting with special projects and presidential events.

Hailing from California, Rush has more than 16 years of experience as an executive assistant, helping to grow a small industrial paint company into the third largest in the United States. She is excited to work at Florida Poly where she can assist in the growth of an institution that will have a permanent impact on the community.