Michele McDonough

Accounting Coordinator

Michele comes from a background in accounting and enjoys a challenge. Michele has applied her knowledge in various past work environments, such as parks & recreation, devout, financial and therapeutic, all of which give her an positive well rounded and productive outlook.

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Something unique about you summed up in one sentence: 

I have a very unique sense of humor. 

In your spare time (or if you had spare time), you would absolutely do this: 

Dance more!

Your ultimate celebrity dinner party guest list would include...

Ryan Reynolds, Matthew McConaughey, Melissa McCarthy 

Long-term personal or professional goal: 

Travel to Italy 

What would be your most valuable zombie apocalypse skill? 

I could karate chop a zombie in the head with a wooden spoon. 

Favorite book:

Anything by Janet Evanovich.

What superpower would you most want?

I would like to fly! 

What is your favorite way to give back to the community? 

Pet adoption support 
Read Michele's bold insights
March 16, 2023

Instead of a top-down, one-size-fits-all approach to research, collaboration between manufacturers and human factors research teams can create trusted partnerships and a focus on designing valuable products.

February 27, 2023

To boost adoption of IoT devices, medical device manufacturers should consider four key questions to gain insights into user contexts and perceptions.

February 22, 2023

When used with proper consideration, VR can be a fantastic tool in the researcher’s toolkit.

February 14, 2023

Ethnographic research helps identify nuances to create a more robust understanding of users, identifying unexpected insights that may not show themselves until much later in the product development process.

January 25, 2023

With a few considerations and thoughtful planning, research that includes the a11y community can effectively collect data while ensuring a respectful participant experience to help design products that meet the needs of all users.

November 14, 2022

By being thoughtful of the research process and unique needs of participants, researchers can champion inclusion of those with accessibility needs in research, resulting in better designed products.


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4 make-or-break considerations for health IoT ecosystems

All too often, medical device manufacturers roll out Internet of Things (IoT) devices that struggle to satisfy users and be adopted at scale. That’s in part because health IoT doesn’t exist in a void. Each device fits into a broader ecosystem that includes other...

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