Michele, a New York native, has lived in Colorado for five years. Prior to Denver, Michele lived in Nashville, TN where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication from Middle Tennessee State University. She also has her teaching certificate and a Master’s in Educational Psychology from the University of Colorado, Denver. Although new to Westerly Creek, Michele has taught at the elementary level in diverse environments for the past several years. An adventure junkie at heart, she enjoys yoga, running, international travel, all things music, jokes, puzzles, and spending time in the great outdoors with her boyfriend and their dog, Russell.