Before moving into Education Michelle trained as a Barrister and Mediator and worked in TV as a Producer / Director travelling all over the world making documentaries. Michelle has a love of the great outdoors whether walking in the hills or sailing on the ocean. Michelle endeavours to instil in the young ladies of No.8 a love of learning, a keen sense of adventure and an appreciation and wonderment at the incredible world in which we live.

Michelle is married to Stuart who works in the oil industry where he leads a team of engineers on the construction vessel, Seven Pacific. Previously, Stuart served in the RAF as a Tornado Navigator. They have one daughter, Sophia, and two dogs, Brewster and Merida. Together, with the fabulous House Team, the Nardones’ continue the House tradition of hosting regular social events for the girls, which helps foster a very positive House spirit. No.8 girls have a strong sense of ‘self’ and embrace the breadth of opportunities that Malvern offers.