Michelle is Dr. Luke Keusch’s wife. Michelle supports Luke with the business side of the practice at a high-level and on a part-time basis, focusing on operations, the financials and strategy. Michelle began negotiating the practice acquisition in 2014.
Michelle was a Business major, attaining a Bachelor of Business Administration. She went on to attain her MBA through Indiana Wesleyan University and is currently working on her Christ-centered PhD in Organizational Leadership; studying the behavioral psychology of leaders and the behavioral economic practices within organizations. Michelle has several Executive Marketing and Strategic Management certifications and has worked on the business side of healthcare for a few different companies since 2005.
Michelle has been a member of the Alliance of the American Dental Association since 2015, and serves as an outside advocate for the Healthy Smiles from the Start Program (focused on pregnant mothers teeth and the teeth of their unborn child).
Michelle grew up in Missouri and now resides in Jasper with her husband Luke, daughter Laurel and son Maxwell. In addition to Michelle’s part-time support at Jasper Family Dentistry; she also takes on part-time small operations consulting work. Michelle is the Treasurer of the Dubois County Newcomers Club and volunteers in different capacities within the church and community with Girls on the Run Dubois County and with Kappa Kappa Kappa, Inc. In her free time, Michelle enjoys family time, home decorating and physical fitness. If there’s a charitable 5K happening, most often you will see Michelle participating in it with her husband and children by her side.