Michelle Shanks is the theatre instructor at Forbes Middle School.
She began working in Georgetown ISD in 2014 after relocating for family reasons.
Previously, she taught in Mesquite ISD at Mesquite High School from 2007 until 2014.
She graduated from The University of Texas at Austin's BFA Theatre Education program.
She grew up in the small town of Dayton, Texas, in between Houston and Beaumont.
She teaches Theatre 1, JV and Varsity Theatre classes, is the sponsor for the Jr. International Thespian Society and directs all school productions.
She is married and has a very large extended family, and a furry, dog-child named Bayley.