Rim of the World Unified School District
Ms. Michelle Murphy serves as Dr. Ahangarzadeh's mentor. Michelle formely oversaw the Technology Services Division for the Coachella Valley Unified School District as the CTO. Michelle speaks at conferences around the nation sharing best practices for a Mobile Learning Initiative, running an IT department, Educational Technology, and their WIFI on Wheels program. Michelle guides both the Technology and IT departments to support district and site personnel to plan and complete all iPad deployments and the Mobile Learning Initiative. Her professional background includes teacher, assistant principal, principal, and finalist for CA Elementary Principal of the Year; Director of Elementary Education, Liaison between Educational Services and the Superintendent, Director of K-12 Educational Technology, and Apple Project Manager; Time to Teach: consultant; AVID: National Elementary Trainer and Azusa Pacific University: Adjunct Professor. She has been in education for over 27 years and takes pride in being able to adapt to The Internet of Things by being a life-long learner and servant leader.
She is now the superintendent of the Rim of the World Unified School District in San Bernardino County, California.