Michelle Chambless

Accounting Manager

Michelle Chambless has worked in the accounting field since 2007. She started out as a staff accountant and was promoted to Regional Controller for a large commercial landscape company. After successfully managing the acquisition of a smaller company in the Orange County area, Michelle completed her bachelors degree in Accounting at University of Phoenix in 2012. Michelle discovered the Deaf community while at community college and took ASL as her foreign language. Michelle enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter, and is an avid disc golfer.


Lauren Gordon

Human Resources Manager

Lauren Gordon has worked in Human Resources and Operations for nearly 10 years both in large corporations and small non-profit organizations. She has had a passion for American Sign Language and working with the Deaf Community since high school where she started taking American Sign Language courses. Lauren went on to graduate from the Interpreter Training Program at Palomar College in 2006 and received her Bachelor’s Degree in Linguistics from San Diego State University in 2008. In addition to her work at DCS, Lauren and her husband own and manage a local pool service and repair business in North County San Diego. Lauren enjoys being active and spending time with her family and friends.