Michelle Cotton is ICANN's Senior Manager of Protocol Parameters.. She has been with ICANN since 2000 and previously worked in IANA services and in IETF Relations. Most recently, she was an administrator for IANA, and an IANA liaison to the IETF and IESG. Her responsibilities included administration of activities and agreements between IETF and ICANN. She processes all types of IANA requests, TLD root-zone requests, .INT administration and numbering resource requests.
Michelle holds a BS degree in Business Marketing from San Diego State University.