​​Michelle Deziel

​​For Stillwater School Board

About Michelle


  • ​World's Best Workforce (student achievement)
  • Curriculum Advisory (student engagement)
  • Bridge to Excellence Annual Review (strategic plan)
  • Served on: Parent Superintendent Interview committee
  • The Coalition to Increase Teachers of Color and American Indian Teachers in Minnesota

Education and Work Experience

  • Teaching licensure from University of St. Thomas, Collaborative Urban Educator (CUE) program
  • BA in English from Rockhurst University, Kansas City, MO

Professional Experiences:
  • Current facilitator for Classroom Partnerships, Equity Alliance MN 
  • Former adviser for "Lovin the Skin I'm In" program, Equity Alliance MN
  • Playwright, Producer, and Director of plays about African American role models in US history
  • Former substitute teacher for Stillwater Schools and ISD 622
  • St. Paul Public Schools, 1st and 3rd grade teacher
  • Trinity School,1st grade teacher
  • Former Peace Corps volunteer: middle school English teacher in Gabon, Africa