Michal was born in Haifa and has lived in the city all her life. During her army service, she served as an instructor for high-school students and taught them about the army and military service. After the army, she worked in a summer camp in the United States. Michal completed her BA from the University of Haifa in English Language and Literature as well as her MA in Education. Michal worked as a Social Acitivty Coordinator for the International School for the past 3 years, completing her fourth year as the Head of Social Programming. Today, she works as the Admissions Coordinator for undergraduate programs.