Program Assistant, Community Gardening
Community gardening
Miami County

Michelle Perry is a graduate of Sidney High School and Indiana University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology and certificate in journalism. She began her career at a daily Colorado newspaper. She later moved into nonprofit leadership and marketing positions. After many years in Colorado and Kentucky, Michelle is excited to be back at home near family.

“I am excited to join the OSU Extension team and manage the community garden project, which has a mission that’s close to my heart. Gardening and serving my community are two of my biggest passions, and I’m fortunate that this role will combine those interests,” Perry said.

We are grateful to the Troy Foundation for their financial support of this position and garden project. This is a collaboration with Miami County OSU Extension and Health Partners Free Clinic.