Teacher Bio

Mark Michaelson, who is in his fourth year teaching at Skyview, earned his BA in Journalism from Point Loma Nazarene University (2000). After spending a few years as a sports reporter for various newspapers, he obtained an MA in American Literature from San Diego State University. Mark is currently working on a dissertation that will complete his PhD in American literature from Georgia State University.

After living in California, Massachusetts, and Georgia, Mark, a native of Nampa, is thrilled to be back in the Treasure Valley, living near his family, as well as some of his closest friends from childhood. When he’s not reading, writing, or grading, Mark spends time with his wife, Melissa, and his three children, Cade, Reese and Duke. He also has an unhealthy obsession with the Los Angeles Dodgers.