Michelle Mattus is a life-long Pennsylvania Resident. In her current position as a Borough Councilor in Ridley Park PA, Michelle works hard to maintain the high quality of life residents enjoy in their town. Michelle is a member of the Board of Directors of the Ridley Park Library, serves on the Board of Directors of Family Promise of Delaware County, and The Catholic Philopatrian Literary Institute, and is a passionate advocate for seniors and families. A former insurance risk advisor, Michelle worked for Lyons Companies in Wilmington DE, and TKO Insurance Agency in Morton, PA.
Throughout her career in risk management, Michelle witnessed first-hand the incredible challenges business owners in the 162nd district face every day. “Over time, you become close friends with your clients. I have hugged them as they cried, not seeing any end in sight to the ever-changing restrictions destroying their livelihood. I will never forget facing that fear, uncertainty and frustration with our businessowners.”
Prior to her work in the insurance industry, she worked at several different cultural non-profits throughout the greater Philadelphia Area. She is a graduate of Temple University’s Tyler School of Art.
Michelle is married to Paul Mattus, a local business owner, State Constable and First Responder. They live together in Ridley Park, PA.