Michele Jolivette Ph.D.

Professional Development Specialist

Michele oversees professional development activities and coaches the family support team at Educare Chicago.

Previously, she has been an assistant professor of Early Childhood and Elementary Education at Chicago State University, St. Augustine College, and Claflin University. Michele has also acted as a consultant with Head Start organizations providing training and technical assistance, coaching using the Practice-Based Coaching model, CLASS observations, NAEYC accreditation, and CDA advisory.

Michele lives on the south side of Chicago with her son, Aubrey, and dog, Otis.