Michelle Wood has been named Friend of Youth by Peck Community Schools for 2022. Peck Elementary Principal, Leann Kerr had this praise for Mrs. Wood, “Michelle Wood is a prime example of a friend of youth and champion for children. She is always doing things to get involved in and out of school. She attends extracurricular events and is a big part of planning all of the exciting things we do at Peck Elementary. I’m honored to know and work with Michelle. Our kids (and adults) are lucky to have her.”
Michelle and her husband of 31 years, Steve live in Brown City with their Yorkie Bentley. She has three grown children, Tyler, Trenton, and Taylor. Michelle has taught at Peck for the past 14 years, this year taking over the position of Reading Specialist where she services the entire elementary school. Before moving into teaching, she spent 8 years working as a paraprofessional at Brown City Elementary. Michelle is also the owner of Divine Photography by Michelle, specializing in family portraits, senior class photo sessions, and sports teams. In her free time, Michelle enjoys spending time with family, traveling, and gardening. Congratulations, Michelle!