Director, Summer Sessions & Lifelong Learning - Michelle Bartlett
Director of Summer Sessions and Lifelong Learning
216 Eielson Building Fairbanks, Alaska 99775
Bartlett brings more than 30 years of experience in creating, organizing, designing and marketing postsecondary educational programs to the position.
She came out of retirement and joined Summer Sessions & Lifelong Learning (SSLL) in 2003. Michelle shares her creative energy in building the multiple facets of Summer Sessions & Lifelong Learning.
Bartlett began her career at UAF in 1974 as coordinator of a child welfare training
grant with the psychology and sociology department. She's held a number of other positions
with UAF and the University of Alaska statewide system including director of the statewide
Elderhostel program and dean of continuing education with what was then known as the
Tanana Valley Community College.
For 13 years, Bartlett owned and managed Maiden Alaska, a company that designs, develops and conducts comprehensive study tours of Alaska and Canada for non-profit educational institutions.
She enjoys her four granddaughters, scuba diving and traveling the world.