Sarasota County Schools has announced that Michelle Miller, the current assistant principal of Glenallen Elementary School, has been selected to serve as the new principal of Gulf Gate Elementary School. Miller will officially start her new position on July 1, 2022, but will be working with the school over the summer to transition into the new school year after the retirement of principal Robin Magac.
Miller received her bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from California University of Pennsylvania. She has a master’s degree in special education, gifted from the University of South Florida, as well as a master of education in educational leadership from the University of South Florida. This past fall, Miller was selected as Sarasota County’s 2022 Assistant Principal of the Year. She previously served as a data coach and testing coordinator at Venice Middle School, a grade 6 language arts teacher at Venice Middle School, a gifted teacher and general education teacher at Venice Elementary School, a grade 4 teacher at Pine View School, and a gifted teacher and general education teacher at Laurel Nokomis School.