Michelle Brown, Principal

Mrs. Brown is excited to serve as an elementary building principal again.  She has served Jersey Community Unit School District for 25 years as an educator.  She is a 1985 graduate of JCHS and a 1989 graduate of Illinois State University where she received her BS in Education with a Middle School Mathematics major.  She began her career at East Elementary teaching 4th grade in 1990.  She pursued her original field of study by transferring to Illini Middle School in 1996.  During her years at IMS, she completed her Master's Degree in Education Administration from SIUE.  Her first administrative position was at Fieldon Elementary in 2000.  Other administrative positions include Principal at Delhi and Dow Elementary Schools, Dean of Students and Assistant Principal at JCHS, Title I Coordinator, and Elementary Programs Coordinator. Mrs. Brown loves interacting with young students and their families.  She also enjoys working with teachers to improve instruction through curriculum alignment and technology integration.

Mrs. Brown is married to Bryan Brown, JCHS Drivers' Ed teacher. They have two daughters who are also graduates of JCHS.  They enjoy spending time with their kids and traveling.

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