Phone: 859-381-3740 x28106
Degrees and Certifications:
B.A. Southern Methodist University, Dallas Teaching Certificate, Eastern Kentucky University Will Earn Master's Degree in Career and Technical Education in 2019 Awards/Recognition: 4-Time Emmy Nominee and Winner Edward R. Murrow Associated Press Society of Professional Journalists Published Author, Chapter Writer, "Bluegrass Airport: An American Aviation Story" https://bluegrassairport.com/book/ Freelance Writer for TOPS in Lex Magazine
Ms. Michelle Rauch
Class: Media Arts, Video Production, Studio Directing
Years at Eastside: 8
Family: Mom in Lexington (Aunt in Louisville)
Pets: Purebred Airedale Terrier, Dixie Belle, an Airedale-Poodle Mix, Bailey, and 2018 new addition Kendrick another Airedale (all rescues)
Hero: My mom
Fun Fact: Testified in the Oklahoma City Bombing federal trial in Denver. I interviewed OKC bomber, Tim McVeigh, years before the bombing in Waco, TX. He was there protesting the Branch Davidian Standoff with federal agents. I was there as a student reporter covering the event for my college newspaper.
I appeared in a CNN documentary in September, 2019 on HLN on the program How It Really Happened with Hill Harper (photo on the left taken during the interview in Oklahoma City, Feb. 2019)
Hobbies: Writing, Scrapbooking, Crafts, Gardening, Cooking
Dream Vacation: Cruise of the Greek Isles and spa retreat in Bali
Favorite Movie: Cinema Paradiso and documentaries because truth is stranger than fiction!
The Best part of Waking up: Coffee! Lots of Coffee!