Dr. MICHELLE MILLIS CHAPPEL is an internationally-acclaimed singer-songwriter, business consultant, keynote speaker, coach, and author. She has a Ph.D. in psychology from Princeton and was voted “Most Inspirational Professor” at the University of California, Santa Cruz, where she taught cognition and creativity.
Despite being called “crazy” by a few colleagues, she ditched academics to follow her dream to be a rock star. Since then Michelle has won 17 Billboard International Songwriting awards. Her positive tunes have topped European, South African, and U.S. college radio charts, and appeared on ABC, HBO, Encore, and Showtime.
For 20 years, Michelle has combined her psychology and music superpowers in her talks, workshops, and coaching practice and helped thousands of people discover their unique gifts and excel in work, school, and life. Her book “Total Rock Star” comes out in 2020.
“People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.”
- MARCUS AURELIUS