Michelle Welby

Associate Director

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University of New Mexico, BA

Current Responsibility

Michelle supports Sellers Dorsey’s clients through her expertise in New Mexico Medicaid, health policy, network management, and provider relations.


Michelle is a seasoned health care professional with more than 20 years of experience in the health care industry. Most recently, Michelle was a Principal Consultant at MRW Communications, where she served health plans and health care companies. She assisted clients with RFP responses, strategic planning, state audits, and policy drafting. Michelle also worked at Molina Healthcare of New Mexico for five years. During her tenure, she held various leadership roles including Director of Network Management and Operations, Director of Community Outreach, and Director of Medicare Advantage Plans. In the mid-2000s, Michelle served as a Senior Policy Advisor to former New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson. In this role, she focused on researching and developing health coverage and provider policies. Earlier in Michelle’s career, she was the Vice President and Chief Marketing Executive at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico.