Austin Public Schools have announced the hiring of Michelle Baker as the new Dean of Students at Woodson Kindergarten Center.
Baker holds a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from Augustana University and a Master’s in Educational Leadership from Concordia St. Paul. She earned her K-12 Administrative license from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Baker has been with Austin Public Schools since 2014, primarily as an elementary teacher. She also held the role of District COVID-19 Coordinator.
Baker will be taking over for outgoing Woodson principal Jill Rollie, who will become the new Sumner Elementary School principal next school year.