Michelle Ying is a project assistant with the Eppley Institute as well as working in a similar role with the Department of Criminal Justice at Indiana University, Bloomington.
Ying has a diverse work history including being a third-grade teacher, a corporate trainer for a mutual fund company, a small business owner, and a research coordinator. Ying is excited to bring the skills she has gained through those endeavors to support the project management staff of the Eppley Institute. She is inspired by immensity of our national, state, and local parks and the incredible variation of geological features, diverse wildlife, and amazing recreation opportunities available to anyone who visits these remarkable places. Ying enjoys traveling, reading, finding treasures at auctions, playing board games, and being active with her family.
Ying holds a Bachelor’s degree in Recreation from Indiana University and Master’s degree in Teaching from Goucher College.