Michelle WalrathFounder, Executive Producer
Michelle Walrath is founder and executive director of the Walrath Family Foundation. The foundation is dedicated to having a positive impact on our environment, and furthering awareness of conservation and sustainable practices. The foundation considers the social, economic and health impact of environmental issues, with a special focus on children's health. We seek to help make a difference through education, awareness and direct support of organizations committed to the same issues. In addition to her work with the foundation,
Michelle is an active member of the community at Holy Child Academy, where her 3 children attend school. Working with a group of dedicated parents Michelle has helped implement many green, child-safe initiatives during the last 3 years at Holy Child.
Michelle has a masters degree in elementary education and an undergraduate degree from the University of Richmond, where she was a double major in health and women's studies. She also earned a yoga teaching degree and teaches children's yoga classes. Michelle was born and raised on Long Island, where she lives with her husband and three children. As an avid yoga practitioner and environmentalist, she uses her time to teach her family and friends about the importance of our health and the steps we can take to improve both our world and our lives. Michelle co-found Atlas Films with her husband Michael and Stephanie Soechtig with the goal of creating entertaining films with social messages. Michelle blogs at: Dreamingreen.wordpress.com .