Michelle Sawyers Harris (aka “Bug Hugger”) is the founder and green brainchild behind Green Matter. She holds a B.A. in Premed/Biology with graduate level coursework in Entomology and an M.S. in Marketing and Communications with certifications in graphic and web design. In addition to Green Matter, Michelle also founded Shel-Shok, LLC, a marketing firm that caters to new startups. More recently, she has been pursing an M.S. in Zoology with a focus on Environmental Education and Global Ecology. Her latest studies involved research in Costa Rica and she will continue her studies in Belize in 2012.