For over nine years Michelle was Editor-in-Chief and Founder of nationally recognized, award
winning, Shine Magazine, a Christian lifestyle publication featuring well known personalities
and authors such as First Lady Laura Bush, Michael W Smith, Kurt and Brenda Warner, Anne
Graham Lotz, and Gloria Gaynor, to name a few. Shine featured the latest in fashion, travel,
food, and health as well as inspirational articles of encouragement. In addition to her role with
SHINE, Michelle was Host of Extraordinary Women conferences, in partnership with the
American Association of Christian Counselors and Dr. Tim Clinton, and Hosted and Co-Produced
I-Life Television’s SHINE on I-Life network. She was specifically chosen to be the national
spokesperson for Beth Moore’s Loving Well Television Ministry Special and has been a guest on
hundreds of television shows including NBC Midday Connecton, 700 Club, TBN, and James and
Betty Robinson.

For four years Michelle owned and operated, Mama’s Caliente Kitchen, a Tex Mex Restaurant in
Forth Worth, where she created the concept, recipes, and the menu and spent the next four
years building the restaurant with her four kids to a 5 star establishment serving thousands of
people.
Texas Sweetheart her new cookbook releases in 2019 along with SHINE Like a BOSS and the
accompanying planner/devotional. January 2020 Michelle will be hosting a new made for
television show SHINE with Michelle Robinson on Life Network (owned by Paula White Cain).

Michelle also currently serves as the, National Executive Director of Esther Calling, the
women’s movement with Promise Keepers, and is on the faith initiative team with the White
House.
More than all accomplishments Michelle’s greatest joy in life is her role as wife to husband
Kevan and mother to Joshua, Aaron, soon to be daughter-in-love, Jodeci, daughter Madison &
Eryn, son, Jacob, and daughter-in-love Jules. Kevan and Michelle’s also treasure being Minko
and Mae-Mae to their precious little grandson, Jaxon Andrew.

In 2005 Michelle Hosted and Co-Produced I-Life Television’s ‘SHINE With Michelle Borquez” on I-Life network, and was the national spokesperson for Beth Moore’s “Loving Well” Television Ministry Special.  Her second book “God Crazy – An Adventurous Road Trip to Joyful Surrender” was released by Harvest House in July, 2007 and just released in September 2008 “Overcoming the Seven Deadly Emotions” Unlocking the Keys to Emotional and Spiritual Healing, and went on to author “The You Plan”, “Forever God Crazy” and the “Freedom Series”. Her new book “Walk Like a Boss” and “The 5 C’s of Customer Care”, come out in Spring 2019.

In 2013 Michelle opened, Mama’s Caliente Kitchen, where she created and developed the concept, the recipes, the menu and spent the next four years building the restaurant to a 5 star establishment serving over 1000 people a weekend. Michelle’s spice and salsa line “Texas Sweetheart” and her cookbook, Texas Sweetheart is set to be released in 2018/2019

Today Michelle is the Executive Director of her own Consulting Firm, Digging UP Dreams LLCcreated to help people find their purpose and power their dreams.

Michelle Borquez is a highly sought after speaker who has enjoyed entertaining crowds of up to over 8000 people and has been speaking internationally for more than 20 years.

She currently lives in Texas and is proud more than any other accomplishment to have raised up four very independent children, Joshua, Aaron, Madison and Jacob who are digging up their dream and living out their purpose. Michelle’s youngest son, Jake, and daughter in love, Jules, recently gave her the gift of being a Mae Mae. Jaxon Andrew is the first of many grandchildren to come and is highly adored.