Captain Michailides is a 16 year veteran of the Warwick Police Department, and currently serves as the Officer in Charge of the Second Platoon Patrol Division.  She has previously served as a Patrol Officer and Patrol Sergeant, the department's Grant Manager and was most recently the Assistant Officer in Charge of Second Platoon.

Captain Michailides holds a law degree from New England Law—Boston, and is a practicing attorney admitted to the State and Federal Courts of Rhode Island and Massachusetts.  She also received a Master of Science Degree from Boston University, a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from Roger Williams University, and a Bachelor of Science in Human Sciences and Services from the University of Rhode Island.

Captain Michaildes is a 2001 graduate of the Rhode Island Municipal Police Academy, where she was her class valedictorian.