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Barbara J. Michael

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1974 - B.S., Business Education, Penn State
1977 - M.Ed., Counselor Education, Penn State
45 Additional Credits: Penn State University, Temple University, West Chester University, Millersville University, Ursinus College

Retired Middle School Counselor
Owen J. Roberts Middle School
Pottstown, PA


Barbara Michael is involved in many aspects of education, including Phi Delta Kappa, the National Board of Certified Counselors, the National Education Association, the Pennsylvania State Education Association, and the Pennsylvania State Counselors Association. She is a life member of the Penn State Alumni Association and is the Penn State Berks Alumni- Student Teacher Network Chairperson. Barbara has served the Alumni Society Board of Directors since 1981, holding secretary, vice-president, president, and immediate past president positions.

She was formerly an instructor at West Chester University and Northern Chester County Technical School, as well as a business education teacher in the Twin Valley and Governor Mifflin school districts. She was also a counselor in the Wilson-West Lawn School District. Barbara was listed in the fourth edition of "Who's Who Among America's Teachers." She was also awarded the Outstanding Service Award by the Chester County Intermediate Unit.0