Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Michelle Barker

I am a 2003 graduate of Laurel Park High School and a college graduate of Longwood University. I have a teaching license in Virginia and North Carolina. I have taught Social Studies for the 3 years in Winston Salem but chose to come back home and teach where my desire to be a teacher first began. I am now beginning my fifth year at LP. 


I used to be a Head coach at Martinsville High school for Softball and Volleyball. I have a strong love of sports whether I am watching or playing the game. This year, l continue to play Softball on an adult co-ed team.  I spend most nights with my daughter at her ball games/practices since she is now playing travel ball. 


I have one daughter named Karli who is 14 and we have two dogs.