Michelle Obama has returned to the spotlight after a post-White House, three-month vacation with her hubby to Hawaii, Necker Island, and the French Polynesian Islands. By the looks of it, even though she鈥檚 been away for a while, her style certainly hasn鈥檛 suffered.

ORLANDO, FL - APRIL 27: Former United States first lady Michelle Obama speaks during the AIA Conference on Architecture 2017 on April 27, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. Michelle Obama is making one of her first public speeches at the Orlando Conference since leaving the White House. (Photo by Gerardo Mora/Getty Images)

The former first lady did her first speaking engagement yesterday, returning to the stage at the AIA Conference on Architecture 2017 in Orlando, Florida to speak on her time at the Chicago chapter of Public Allies, a program with the goal of helping underserved young people enter higher education and gain successful careers. Obama was once the Executive Director of the Chicago program. The former first lady also addressed her goals (which don鈥檛 include running for office), and more.

The Yale alumna stepped out in a Lafayette 148 New York鈥檚 Celia Sleeveless Amorous Pleated Maxi Dress ($548). She paired the casual, belted dress with black sandals and her signature wavy bob. To add an extra oomph of fun to her look, Obama chose a pretty lilac shade for her mani.

As for why she won鈥檛 be running for public office? The answer lies with her daughters Sasha, 15, and Malia, 18. 鈥淚t鈥檚 all well and good until you start running, and then the knives come out,鈥 she said at the event. 鈥淧olitics is tough, and it鈥檚 hard on a family 鈥 I wouldn鈥檛 ask my children to do this again because, when you run for higher office, it鈥檚 not just you, it鈥檚 your whole family.鈥

Well politics or not, it鈥檚 awesome to see Obama back to work inspiring minds (and closets) everywhere.

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(h/t Daily Mail; photos via Lafayette 148, Gerardo Mora/Getty)