Susan Miller is a third
grade teacher at Minges Brook School in the Lakeview School district in Battle Creek,
She was born in Charlotte, Michigan and has
lived in Battle Creek for five years. Susan is a graduate of Western Michigan University,
where she received her bachelor's degree (magna cum laude) in elementary education in 1994
and her master's degree in 1998. Her special interests in teaching are in social science,
mathematics and science.
For three years, Susan worked as a tour guide
at the Celery Flats Interpretative Center in Portage, Michigan. It was this experience
which piqued her interest in history.
The chance to work with the Sojourner Truth
Institute provided another opportunity to learn about local history and to take that
knowledge into her classroom.