Michelle Grichuhin is an English teacher and mentor supporting students at Fusion Academy. She has lived in the Bay Area her entire life and attended San Jose State for her BA in Chinese and her single subject teaching credential in secondary level English. She has been teaching in public middle and high schools for four years and fully cleared her teaching credential in 2020. Michelle taught seventh and eighth grade at César Chávez Middle School, as well as ninth through twelfth grade at Andrew Hill High School and Gilroy High School. She loves all things relating to language, without limiting this love only to English. Although she enjoys reading and writing in English, she also likes to spend her time studying world languages.