Michelle Ciulla Lipkin is the Executive Director of the National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE).
Michelle has helped NAMLE grow to be the preeminent media literacy education association in the U.S. Other accomplishments include launching the first ever Media Literacy Week in the country, forging strategic partnerships Thomson Reuters, Meta, YouTube, and Nickelodeon to name a few. She spoken at countless conferences and in the media regarding the importance of media literacy education.
Her passion for media literacy education stems from a very personal place, which we’ll learn more about in this episode. We dive into what media literacy is, why it’s important and learn more about Michelle’s love of baseball, the theater and how to overcome some of life’s most unexpected challenges.