Dr. Dele-Michael graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree with honors in Biochemistry from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. She is an inductee of the Phi Beta Kappa National Honors Society. According to Dr. Dele-Michael, “I’m inspired by people who come from nothing and become successful through hard work. I’m inspired by ideas and innovators.” Dr. Dele-Michael is a proven innovator in her field who is seeking to change the narrative in her industry. “The industry lacks relevant and up-to-date education surrounding skin of color….from the marketing, to the ad of the conversation, we need to shift things dramatically,” according to Dr. Dele-Michael.