DEARBORN, MI – Michele De Veaux has retired from Ford Motor Company after 30 years of service to the company. De Veaux joined Export Operations two years ago and was a leader in transforming Ford’s fleet department into a growing contributor to the overall growth of Export Operations and record-breaking sales. Previous assignments include NAFRLO, Mazda, and Jaguar where she spent a total of 27 years. She developed her fleet experience during her 10 years in parts and service during the early part of her career. De Veaux will return to her home in California to open her own tea shop.