ABOUT THE COMMUNITY AMBASSADORS LEADING THE CONVERSATION
CHRISTINA NOSEK has spent the past 17 years dedicated to working as a classroom teacher, reading specialist, literacy coach, and author. She finds true joy in supporting her fifth-grade students and fellow teachers in building joyful and empowered reading and writing communities. Christina happily calls her native San Francisco Bay Area home.
MICHELLE RANKINS is an assistant professor of English at Cuyahoga Community College. Michelle is passionate about using creative writing techniques to help students improve their reading and writing skills. She believes it is a privilege to help students find their voices. Michelle lives in Cleveland, Ohio.