Academic Fieldwork Coordinator
B.S., University of Washington-Seattle
Michelle earned a Bachelor of Science degree in occupational therapy from the University of Washington-Seattle. Her primary clinical experience has been in mental health/psychiatry at the former St. Francis Regional Medical Center in Wichita. She was responsible for direct patient care as well as supervising the Activities Therapy department which included occupational, recreational, horticultural, and music therapies. Fisher served as the Academic Fieldwork Coordinator for 12 years in the University of Kansas Occupational Therapy Education department. At Cleveland University-Kansas City, Fisher is the Academic Fieldwork Coordinator and a faculty member in the Occupational Therapy Assistant program. She enjoys the excitement and challenges of linking the academic and clinical worlds. Fisher has a son in college and an 8-year-old “puppy.” She enjoys walking, gardening, and spending time with friends and family.