M.A., Curriculum and Instruction, College of Education, University of Wyoming
B.A., Elementary Education, emphasis on Creative Arts, University of Wyoming
Certified Mindfulness Instructor, Mindful Schools, Oakland, CA
Michelle has 20 years teaching experience working with children pre-K through Jr. High. She has experience in public school, project-based schools, as well as Montessori classrooms. She is a founder of a charter Montessori elementary school in Laramie, Wyoming. In 2015, she completed a year long program earning certification as a Mindfulness Instructor as a way to contribute to the development of emotional intelligence within children. Michelle returned to the Teton area with her family in 2015 after being away for 20 years. They now live in a tiny home and enjoy skiing, biking, boating and hiking in and amongst the beauty of the mountains. Michelle's two boys, Ansel and Ezra attend TVCS.