Michelle Rouse | Events Consultant | The Gift Development Group

Michelle Rouse

Events Consultant


 Michelle is a dedicated event consultant, creative designer, and corporate trainer with more than two decades of experience.  She’s a North Carolina girl who started her event planning career as a freelance wedding design and party planner. She owned Karen’s Weddings & Events and has worked with Raleigh based Events Emporium where she designed, planned and coordinated weddings, as well as galas for non-profit organizations, milestone birthday parties and corporate events.  She is a certified trainer with the North Carolina Department of Insurance where she developed learning modules and trained insurance professionals.  Michelle is detailed oriented, creative and well organized.

She has her BS in Psychology and Business Administration from Atlantic Christian College. She’s a passionate volunteer and believes strongly in philanthropy. She gives her time and talent by volunteering with Boys & Girls Club of Greater Durham, StepUp Ministry, Genesis Home, Durham Rescue Mission, Light the Night Walk for Lymphoma and Habitat for Humanity to name a few.