Michelle Corrales – Lewis, widow of Diego Corrales, former WBC, WBO and IBF Lightweight World Champion, currently resides in Las Vegas, Nevada. Michelle is the proud mother of five beautiful children. Michelle has endured more than her share of tragedy and pain when her life was instantly changed with the sudden death of her husband Diego Corrales, due to a motorcycle accident while she was almost eight months pregnant. Finding the strength to pick up the pieces and move on with life, love, family and business has not been an easy task; however Michelle has accomplished all four with grace.
Michelle is the Chief Operating Officer for the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame, where she is committed to recognizing the outstanding achievements of the contributors to the sport of boxing and the champions within it. She continues to share her passion for the sport of boxing and the importance of building the legacy of her late husband Diego Corrales. Currently, Michelle is involved in several business ventures, works with a number of charities, and has managed to find love again with her husband, Entertainment Executive Ryan Lewis. Michelle’s strong will and determination helps her keep a positive outlook on life as she strives to be an inspiration to other women who have experienced horrific losses and obstacles.