Michele Hicks is an American actress. She had her career beginnings in the 1999 film Twin Falls Idaho. In the 2000s, she had roles in the movies Everything Put Together, Ropewalk, Mulholland Drive, Deadly Little Secrets, and Northfork. She later played the part of Penelope Spheeris in What We Do Is Secret. On television, her first notable role was as Mara Sewell Vendrell in FX’s The Shield. She next starred as Amy Sykes in the short-lived series Heist. In the 2010s, she had recurring characters as Sharon Knowles in Mr. Robot and Kay O’Bannan in Public Morals. In 2018, she played Michelle Goldstein in Orange Is the New Black.