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Mike Lerchenfeldt


Mike Lerchenfeldt is a mindful teacher and freelance writer. He's a graduate of Oakland University with a degree in education and awards for exemplary volunteer service. He teaches English/language arts in Chippewa Valley Schools. This dad of two enjoys exploring places in Metro Detroit and beyond while being outside, and has traveled to Japan and New Zealand with exchange programs.

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