Michelle Gahagan first joined Gibbs & Cox as an intern in 2012. After three summers of interning for the Machinery Department and Platform Solutions Group, she was welcomed aboard as a full-time Marine Engineer in 2015. Michelle earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Virginia. Currently, Michelle supports various mechanical systems, mainly fluid systems and HVAC for LCS variants. She had previously worked on developing Gray Water, Waste Water, and AFFF systems for OPC. She has also had the opportunity to branch outside of the field of Mechanical Engineering to work on requirements tracing and cost estimation. Outside of work, she enjoys hiking, singing with her a cappella group, and playing weekend shows with her band.