Michele Connelly is Executive Director of the United Way of West Central Mississippi in Vicksburg, MS. Michele Connelly is the Executive Director for the United Way of West Central Mississippi. She previously served for sixteen years in the education system as a counselor and principal. A native of Vicksburg, Michele has a BS in Psychology from Mississippi State University. She also holds a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from Mississippi College, where she received her Guidance Counselor Accreditation and a Masters in Catholic School Leadership at Marymount University. Michele is a member of the Rotary Club of Vicksburg and serves on numerous community boards and committees.