Michele Zeman spent 4 years in Michigan's foster care system.

Michele entered Michigan's foster care system at age 14. She was placed with her grandma along with her sister. Her sister and her are really close and she considers her her best friend. Michele's excellence in the classroom led to a full ride scholarship at Western Michigan University. She plans to pursue a career either as a substance abuse counselor or a clinical psychologist specializing in youth development. In Michele's free time, she enjoys bowling, hanging out with friends, and playing with her rabbits