Michelle Breen started teaching art 35 years ago as a University student for the summer months at the Art Gallery of Algoma in Sault Ontario. She is a graduate of Mount St. Joseph College, Sault College and University of Waterloo, Ontario. As well as being a professional artist, Michelle works along side her husband with their consulting practice managing environmental groundwater remediation throughout the U.S and Canada. When not working, Mrs. Breen can be found volunteering with the Knights of Columbus throughout Michigan as her husband is currently the District Deputy of the Eastern Upper Peninsula and surrounding area. Mr. and Mrs. Breen have two children. Frank, 23, is an R.A. at a local adult foster care facility and Kitty, 21, is a third year geology student at L.S.S.U.