Michel Ballard

Michel currently serves as Vice President, Marketing & Operations at Everyday Health where she leads marketing and audience development for MedPage Today and Everyday Health, video production, and the custom solutions editorial team. 

Prior to this role, she was the Director of Business Planning and Analytics at Everyday Health where she was responsible for strategic planning and budgeting for the product team, the company's partnerships with AOL and YouTube, and implementing metric based decision making across the product and editorial teams.  Before joining the Product team, she served as Senior Manager, Sales Planning.

Prior to starting at Everyday Health in 2008, Michel was an investment banking analyst in the Technology, Media, and Telecom group at J.P. Morgan.  She focused on media companies, with particular time spent on large-cap, traditional media companies, as well as publicly traded Internet companies.

Michel received a Masters of Business Administration from New York University's Stern School of Business in 2012, and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and French from Wellesley College.  She is originally from Houston, Texas.