Michele Costello, Professor, Baruch College CUNY
Michele Costello is a professional educator and corporate credit specialist. She is an Adjunct Professor at Baruch College, where she has experience designing and implementing microfinance and corporate credit risk analysis courses. In addition, Michele has 14 years of banking experience in sectors including real estate finance, syndicated finance, leveraged finance, and corporate credit portfolio management. She has experience in the non-profit sector as a board member of Women Advancing Microfinance and as a founding member of two microfinance -focused social ventures. Michele earned a BA from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA in Finance and Economics from the New York University Stern School of Business. She is currently a member of The Risk Management Association, New York Chapter and the Professional Risk Managers’ International Association, New York Chapter.