Michelle has been in Singapore for two years; however, she is a California native who has lived and worked on four continents. She graduated from the University of California – Berkeley, one of the world’s top universities, with a BA in Development Studies and holds a Master’s Degree from the University of Manchester, which she completed with distinction level honors.
Michelle previously lived in Uruguay, working for the Fulbright Institute and International House Montevideo where she conducted English courses for both the Cambridge Exam and the TOEFL exam. Michelle also assisted students with university personal statements, scholarship essays, interview responses, business English and conversational English.
After living in South America, Michelle understands the challenges of learning a new language, and has personal experience with the demands of standardized tests both during her high school and university level education. Michelle is adaptable to each students’ learning needs, providing individual attention to assist students in reaching their fullest potential.