Michelle Lippert was appointed to the Board in 1999 and elected to the Board in 2000, 2001, 2004, 2007, 2011, 2015 and 2019. Her term expires in 2023. A native of the Spokane Valley, Michelle and her husband Pat moved to Post Falls in 1990. Their sons, Adam and Jacob, are both graduates of Post Falls High School. Michelle has a B.A. in biology and chemistry, a Washington Secondary Teaching Certificate and a M.A. in ethics. She has been a philosophy instructor at North Idaho College since 1996. Michelle has also taught philosophy courses at Gonzaga University and Lewis and Clark State College. In addition to her service on the Board, Michelle has been active in various PTOs, Levy Committees and the Senior Parents.