Currently based in Sacramento, Michelle Ponto is a NPC bikini athlete and the co-writer of Buff Dad: The 4-week fitness game plan for real guys. She has also written for a number of media companies including CBS News, ABC News, Discovery Channel, The New York Times, and Harlequin.
In addition to having a BA in Fine Arts (honors), a BA in Communications and a 3 year degree in Accounting/Finance, Michelle has a degree in Fitness Leadership (honors/Deans’s list) and has worked as a certified ACE and CAN-FIT trainer.
- 4th Place – 2011 NPC Tahoe Show Bikini Championships (Open)
- 4th Place – 2011 NPC Tahoe Show Bikini Championships (Masters)
- 4th Place – 2011 NPC Southern California Championships
- 5th Place – 2011 NPC Sacramento Bikini Championships