Michelle Facio is a rising junior at the University of Texas at Austin, double majoring in Journalism and Radio-Television-Film. She’s originally from El Paso, Texas and grew up in San Antonio.
At school, Michelle participates in Texas Student Television, the country’s only FCC-licensed student television station. There, she co-produces, directs, and writes for shows that air to the city of Austin every week. She also worked as the Staff & Events Director with the station before the COVID-19 pandemic struck.
Michelle was recently elected HERstorian of her sorority, Pi Lambda Chi Latina Sorority, Inc, where she uses social media to inspire others in the Greek community and empower the Latinx community.
In her free time, Michelle enjoys watching TV and movies (especially documentaries), writing short stories and poems, listening to music, reading/watching the news, and hanging out with her two younger brothers.