Michelle was Hennepin Avenue UMC interim organist this past June – October 2019 and has continued on as assistant organist there assisting with weddings, funerals and services as needed. She also is co-organist at St. Anthony Park UCC.
Michelle is a busy choral conductor in the Twin Cities directing 4 choirs for Angelica Cantanti Youth Choirs in Bloomington. She also directs an adult treble choir – Bella Lumina which is based in St. Louis Park, as well as the Minnetonka Association of Music Senior Chorale (ages 55+).
Michelle is an active accompanist playing for ACDA-MN Honor Choirs, MN-All State Choirs, High School vocal contests, and Mound-Westonka High School. She holds a B.M. degree in Church Music/Organ Performance and Music Education from St. Olaf College, a M.M. in Sacred Music/Organ Performance from the University of Notre Dame, and a M.A. in Music Education from the University of St. Thomas.
She is delighted to offer her musical talents to the congregation of Good Sam UMC!