Michelle joined the staff at Skidaway Island UMC in 2014 as the Director of Education. Michelle is a graduate of Huntingdon College, a private Methodist college in Montgomery, AL where she received a BA in Christian Education. Michelle began serving in ministry at the age of 18 when she accepted her first position as a youth director while in college. After attending Perkins School of Theology at Southern Methodist University, Michelle served as Director of Youth and Programming at Mary Ester UMC (Mary Esther, FL) and then Director of Christian Education & Ministries at Daphne UMC (Daphne, AL). Before moving to Savannah, Michelle worked for her alma mater, Huntingdon College, to recruit students. As Director of Education at SIUMC, Michelle provides oversight for our age-level ministries and coordinates education and fellowship activities for our children and adults.
Michelle has been married to Paul since 1995 and together they have three children: Carter, Ellie Grace, and Luke.