Michelle has been teaching in the Evening English Program at ILI since 2010. She earned her TESOL certificate from ILI/SIT, holds a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from California State University, San Bernardino, and a Master of Liberal Studies degree in Sustainable Communities from Northern Arizona University. She has always loved cultural studies and was privileged to spend two summers learning and working in Africa. While working on her Master’s degree, she did an internship with the World Health Organization in Zimbabwe. Two of her favorite outside interests include kayaking and spending time with her dogs.