TheBachelorette hasn't even aired its 17th season yet, and fans are already in love with the Season 18 lead. After Michelle Young came in second place on Matt James' season, it makes sense producers would select her for a season of her own. Between her work with children and her refreshing social media presence, Michelle was one contestant who definitely seemed to be on Matt's season ~for the right reasons~. These facts about the newly announced Bachelorette, Michelle Young, will get you excited to watch her journey to find love unfold.
Luckily the goodbyes didn't last long, since Michelle was quickly given a title upgrade from Bachelor Season 25 runner-up to Bachelorette Season 18 lead. In addition to naming Katie Thurston the Season 17 Bachelorette, producers decided 2021 needed two Bachelorettes. So, Michelle will also be a 2021 lead, but her season will air a little bit later than Katie's. Here's what you need to know about Michelle ahead of her reign as Bachelorette: