Michelle Cobaugh joined Meridian in August of 2015 as a fourth grade teacher. Michelle is originally from California and graduated from Humboldt State University with a bachelors in elementary education and multicultural studies. She received her certification in elementary grades through California State University. She began her career as a second grade teacher in Napa, California before beginning an exciting path of opportunities in international education working at an international school in Shanghai, China. After beginning as a primary classroom teacher, she attended a great deal of PYP training and moved into the position of IBPYP Coordinator. Michelle believes in the IB Primary Years Program and wants to continue working in this area!