Michelle and her family have been members of BJ since 2013. Michelle has a graduate degree from Columbia’s Teachers College and has a background in public and private school education. As an educator, Michelle’s work included classroom teaching, curriculum development, and training at The School at Columbia, where she was a founding faculty member. Michelle is particularly drawn to BJ’s family-inclusive and child-centric curriculum. She has served on the Kadima Advisory Committee and been a contributing member of FLAL. Michelle and her husband Len live on the Upper West Side with their dog Riley, and their two children, Ava and Nathan.