Michelle Arizmendi was born and raised in Puerto Rico. After graduating high school with honors, she moved to Wisconsin and completed her undergraduate degrees in biology and Italian. In 2001, she made South Florida her new home. To fulfill her need to help others, she chose the PA (physician assistant) profession and obtained her master's degree at Nova Southeastern University in Jacksonville, FL.
Before joining Gard Wellness Solutions, Michelle worked in orthopedics with a prominent hand surgeon in Jacksonville. Last July, she married her soulmate and has been enjoying raising Bali, a mini golden doodle. In her free time, she enjoys doing anything outdoors.