Michele McGrath

Michele (she/her) joined Columbia Health in 2020. In her role as Learning Specialist, Michele facilitates individualized sessions and small group skill-building workshops that support the development of compensatory strategies and academic skills for registered DS students, specializes in working with students on organizational skills, time management, and study strategies, note-taking skills, exam preparation and other areas of academic concerns. Michele serves on the Disability Services leadership team

In her free time, Michele enjoys doing yoga, reading, singing, walking her dog Val in Astoria Park, and spending time outdoors. 


  • M.A., Science Education, Teachers College, Columbia University
  • B.S., Biology, State University of New York at New Paltz

Certifications and Licensure:

  • Students with Disabilities (Grades 7-12), New York State Teaching License
  • Biology (Grades 7-12), New York State Teaching License