Michelle McCarthy 2005
Michelle McCarthy, a certified coach and Sommelier, holds the Diploma of Wine from the Wine and Spirit Education Trust, and is on the Board of the Canadian Association of Professional Sommeliers (CAPS). Michelle is committed to education and training of staff within the industry and honed her skill at program development and delivery while Chair, Hospitality & Tourism, George Brown College. Michelle teaches the Intermediate, Advanced and Diploma level WSET courses and in the CAPS Sommelier Certification Program. She also instructs at a number of colleges, and conducts private and corporate seminars. Michelle is a member of CAPS, the Society of Wine Educators, Cuisine Canada, Women’s Culinary Network and Associate Member of the Institute of Wine.
In addition to sharing her passion for wine with her students, she has extensive human resources management experience and has a coaching and consulting practice specializing in executive, leadership and team coaching.