Ms. Michelle developed her talent for tap, jazz, ballet, and musical theatre under the direction of Susie and Van Ibsen. She continued her dance education at Southwest Missouri State University, then began instructing tap and jazz at Ibsen Dance Theatre in 1996. She feels privileged to share her enthusiasm for the performing arts with IDT students from pre-school to adults!
Michelle works full time in sales and enjoys family photography. She is also a proud mother of a second-generation IDT alumna, Skyler.