Micaela has served as the Legislative Liaison for the Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development for the last four years, and previously served in various capacities in the Office of the Governor for the prior four years. Her policy experience has centered on health insurance, licensing, municipal issues, and economic development. She holds a B.A. in Social Science from the University of Alaska Southeast. She is a fourth generation Juneau resident, grateful to be raising her web footed children in the alpine meadows and mountain ridges of her hometown.