Michelle Bagliebter joined National Geographic Channels in November of 2006. In her current role of Senior Manager, Global Acquisitions, Michelle is responsible for sourcing, screening and buying content for global programming. Michelle sources programming to air across 4 channels in territories worldwide including The National Geographic Channel, Nat Geo People, Nat Geo Wild, and National Geographic HD. In addition to sourcing content, Michelle manages all regional acquisitions for all Nat Geo networks, which includes overseeing all deals, budgets as they pertain to acquisitions, and staying abreast of all regional programming needs. Prior to joining NGC, Michelle worked as a project manager at a full service media production company.
She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Film and Video Studies from the University of Michigan.