National Union of Journalists
Job title
General Secretary
About Michelle

Michelle Stanistreet is the general secretary of the National Union of Journalists (UK and Ireland). She worked as a journalist for 10 years at the Sunday Express newspaper as feature writer and books editor.

She was NUJ mother of the chapel at Express Newspapers and national representative for newspapers and agencies on the NUJ's ruling NEC. In 2007-8 she served as the union's president and was elected general secretary in April 2011.